Introduction This guidance is for individuals who want to find out if, and how the automatic disqualification rules apply to them. We have produced separate guidance for charities to help them prepare for the new rules. The rules, which currently… Read more ›
Introduction From 1 August 2018 changes to the automatic disqualification rules mean that there will be more restrictions on who can run a charity. For most charities, taking some simple steps to update recruitment and appointment systems is all that… Read more ›
From 1 August 2018, changes to automatic disqualification rules mean there will be more restrictions on who can run a charity. This guide explains the waiver decision process, and what you can do if you’re not satisfied with our decision.
The Charity Commission can announce that its annual public meeting will take place on 23 January 2018. His Royal Highness the Duke of Cambridge will speak at the event at the Royal Institution in London. The meeting will be chaired… Read more ›
The purpose of this alert is to provide knowledge and prevention advice to independent schools and parents of students, in order to prevent them from falling victim to payment diversion fraud – a fraud that involves falsely creating or diverting… Read more ›
The Charity Commission, the independent regulator of charities in England and Wales, has opened a new statutory inquiry into Hope House School Limited, registered charity number 1121132. The investigation was opened on 9 October 2017. The charity’s objects are to… Read more ›
Charities with financial years ending on 31 March 2017 have less than four weeks to go before the final deadline to file their annual return. By law, these charities must submit a return by 31 January 2018, no later than… Read more ›
Updated: Less than a fortnight to go before the final deadline to file the annual return, if your charity’s financial year ends on 31 March 2017. If your charity’s financial year ends on 31 March 2017 you have less than… Read more ›
The Charity Commission has made a number of amendments to the content of the annual return for 2018 (AR18), after an extensive consultation with charities throughout the autumn. It says the new annual return will make for an easier user… Read more ›
The Charities (Annual Return) Regulations 2017 were made on 20 December 2017 and came into force on 1 January 2018.