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Society for General Microbiology

Identification number in the register: 04531888100-31
Registration date: 17/02/2012 16:38:56

The information on this entity was last modified on: 21/01/2014 10:17:59
The date of the last annual update was: 21/01/2014 10:17:59

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Society for General Microbiology


Registered as a Charity in England and Wales 264017. A Charity registered in Scotland SC039250. Company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in England 1039582.

    Section of registration

III - Non-governmental organisations

Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

    Contact details

Roger Street, 12
London WC1N 2JU

(+44) 2076852681


    Person with legal responsibility

Society for General Microbiology Council Society for General Microbiology Council

Society for General Microbiology Council

    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  William Burns

Policy Officer

    Goals / remit

The Society for General Microbiology provides a common meeting ground for scientists working in research and in fields with applications in microbiology, including medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmaceuticals, numerous industries, agriculture, food, the environment and education.

The Society was founded in 1945 and is now the largest microbiological society in Europe. It has over 5000 members of whom 75% are resident in the UK. The remainder are located in more than 60 countries throughout the world. Almost all full members are qualified to doctoral or higher level; there are 1000 postgraduate student members. Other classes of membership include Schools, Technicians and Corporate.

The Society's objective is to advance the art and science of microbiology.

  • European
  • global
  • national
  • regional/local



    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above


    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

    Fields of interest

  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Climate Action
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Food Safety
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Trans-European Networks

    Membership and affiliation


    Financial data

01/2011  -  12/2011

1,000,000 €






1,000,000 €



1,000,000 €

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.