Nearly one-third of charities’ accounts filed of ‘unacceptable quality’. Campaign to launch in January targeting charities in default. Filing accounts is key to transparency and public trust in charities. Today the Charity Commission has published a sample of excuses given… Read more ›
The Charity Commission (‘the commission’), the independent regulator of charities in England and Wales, has opened a statutory inquiry into the Ghulam Mustafa Trust (‘the charity’) (charity registration number 1157588). The charity’s objects include the prevention or relief of poverty… Read more ›
The Charity Commission has appointed Interim Managers to the charity Rhema Church London (registered charity number 1075100) (‘the charity’). On 30 November 2015 the Charity Commission, the charity regulator, used its powers under the Charities Act 2011 to appoint Helen… Read more ›
A statement of the results of a commission inquiry into Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Sangat Bhatra Educational and Cultural Centre (registered charity number 1104110).
The Winter 2015 issue contains articles on: tackling abuse and mismanagement in charities updated fundraising guidance and consultation correctly reporting governance costs reducing fraud in the charity sector Subscribe to our quarterly newsletter and you will also receive regular updates… Read more ›
The Charity Commission, the independent regulator of charities, is encouraging members of the public to give safely this Christmas and help ensure that donations end up in ‘the right hands’. Thousands of people donate, volunteer, lend a hand, and give… Read more ›
The regulator of charities in England and Wales has today published its annual report of compliance and investigations case work, Tackling abuse and mismanagement. This year’s report highlights the risks that arise when trustees fail to take collective decisions, because… Read more ›
This case report sets out cases that arose in the run up to the General Election in May 2015, specifically in relation to campaigning and political activity by charities, and explains what regulatory action the Charity Commission took in each… Read more ›
Annual report on the commission’s work to prevent, detect and tackle abuse and mismanagement in charities and promote charity law.
A report of a commission case on The Badger Trust.