South Thames College Merger Update

NOTICE is hereby given that the Governing Body of South Thames College intends to pass a dissolution resolution at its Corporation meeting on 5th July 2017 dissolving the Corporation of the College on 1 August 2017, the date of the intended merger with Kingston College and Carshalton College.   At the date of the merger, the combined colleges will assume the name The South Thames Colleges Group.

In compliance with the College’s Instrument and Articles, a draft dissolution resolution of the Corporation of South Thames was passed on 7th June 2017 as set out below:

Following the publication of the results of a statutory consultation exercise undertaken by the Corporations of South Thames College, Kingston College and Carshalton College (as required under The Further Education Corporations (Publication of Proposals) (England) Regulations 2012); and the carrying out of legal and financial due diligence exercises in respect of the Corporations of Kingston College and Carshalton College, the Corporation of South Thames hereby RESOLVES to merge with the Corporation of Kingston College and Carshalton College with effect from 1 August 2017.

 

The Corporation of South Thames will dissolve at one minute past midnight on 1 August 2017 and its assets, rights and liabilities will transfer immediately before that time to Kingston College.