Oxford Brookes University is incorporated by Statute pursuant to the Education Reform Act 1988 and was created a University by the Further and Higher Education Act 1992. The University’s statutory remit is higher education and research.
The University has exempt charitable status which means that it is a charity but does not have a registered charity number and is regulated principally by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) rather than by the Charity Commission directly.
The University’s VAT number is 685 4145 14GB.
The University also has a principal operating company called Oxford Brookes Enterprises Limited, which is registered in England and Wales under company number 2299189 and its VAT number is 490 9430 29GB.