The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport has appointed Kenneth Dibble, currently Director of Legal Services at the Charity Commission, as the Commission’s new legal board member. Kenneth will be relinquishing his executive role prior to joining the board… Read more ›
Press release: Individual disqualified as trustee for 4 years after failure to evidence how charity funds were used
The charity watchdog has today published a report of its statutory inquiry into Deen Team – this sets out the regulatory action it has taken including that it has disqualified an individual from being a trustee for 4 years. The… Read more ›
A statement of the results of a Commission inquiry into Deen Team (registered charity number 1155560).
Press release: Review your charity’s safeguarding and governance arrangements, Charity Commission advises
The Charity Commission is alerting all charities to the importance of providing a safe and trusted environment for anyone who comes into contact with them, including staff and volunteers. The new alert follows a number of recent reports to the… Read more ›
Regulatory alert to charities – safeguarding The Charity Commission (‘the Commission’), the independent regulator of charities in England and Wales, is issuing this alert to charities as regulatory advice under section 15(2) of the Charities Act 2011. It has published… Read more ›
A report of a Commission case on Oxfam (registered charity number 202918).
New research from the Charity Commission and the Fundraising Regulator highlights the generosity of the British public at Christmas – and suggests that younger people are savvier about the charities they donate to than other age groups. 44% of 18… Read more ›
The Charity Commission, the independent regulator of charities in England and Wales, has opened a new statutory inquiry into the Darren Wright Foundation (1167130). The investigation was opened on 29 November 2017. The Bristol-based charity operates to relieve the needs… Read more ›
Designed for independent examiners of charity accounts, this template is available in PDF and MS Word formats.
Trustees should take steps to ensure no one who comes into contact with their charity suffers distress or harm, as well as safeguarding children and adults at risk, says regulator of charities. The Charity Commission’s new safeguarding strategy says that… Read more ›