The Victoria Institute first adopted a constitution in 1867 at their first annual general meeting and it has undergone several revisions. The constitution lays out The Victoria Institute's objectives and the rules of governance, membership, funds and audit.
Documents in the file include:
- Information and correspondence about registration of the constitution with the Charity Commission and correspondence with Inland Revenue which relates to this.
- Several versions of the Constitution and documents relating to revisions of the Constitution.
- Copies of editorials from the journal Faith & Thought.