Governance issues

Governance issues guidance:

Much of the information reported in a charity's accounts and filed with the Charity Commission is accessible on the Commission's public register of charities. Bank...

Practice Note

Charities want to borrow funds for many purposes, even if just to assist in cash flow situations or, perhaps, for investment purposes. However, apart from the potential...

Practice Note

Charities can adopt a variety of different legal forms or structures. A charity’s governing documents will depend on the form or structure adopted. In addition, a...

Practice Note

In the context of how a charity is to be governed, its constitution is of fundamental importance. After the structural format of the charity has been decided, it is...

Practice Note

According to the Charities Act 2011 (CA 2011) the expression 'charity trustees' means the persons having the general control and management of the administration of a...

Practice Note

This Deed of adherence made this [insert date of Deed] Parties 1 [insert name of New Trustee] ('the New Trustee') 2 [insert name of Lender] ('the Lender') 3 the persons...

Precedents

This Practice Note considers contracting authority under the law of England and Wales, which is an essential component of contract formation. It considers general...

Practice Note

BREXIT IMPACT: The availability of the Societas Europaea (SE) in the UK will be affected by Brexit. For further details on the impact of Brexit, see Practice Note:...

Practice Note

BREXIT IMPACT: Several aspects of the PSC regime will be affected by Brexit, including: • the availability of the societas europaea (SE) in the UK. For further details...

Practice Note