Updated: New MOU added between the Charity Commission and Department for Education (DfE).
- coordinating their regulatory operations
- formulating the regulatory policy framework within which they work
The MoU is intended to promote:
- effective working and communication between the commission and DFE
- clarity about their respective roles and responsibilities, working procedures, legal powers and constraints
It is intended to cover the full range of DFE’s regulatory interest in charities carrying out educational activities, and in particular the role as principal regulator of certain exempt charities in England.
The content on Further Education College Corporations has been updated following the Machinery of Government changes in 2016 which brought Further Education provision into the Department for Education.