Notice for charities

Our phone lines will remain closed until 14th April. To contact a member of staff please use the online query form under the Contact Us tab. We kindly ask for your patience as response times may be slower than usual on account of staffing restrictions. If you have any questions about managing your charity in relation to Coronavirus (COVID -19) please follow the link below.

Frequently Asked Questions
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"The Charities Regulator is a responsive regulator which targets risk while supporting compliance"

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"We hope you will find the site useful in helping us to build a vibrant, trusted charity sector"

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"Well informed and engaged charity trustees are the key to a vibrant charity"

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"The Charities Regulator supports charity trustees to comply with their legal obligations and take action to protect a charity where necessary"

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"The Charities Regulator is both the regulator and protector of charities.  Where trustees are not protecting their charity we have the power to intervene"

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"The Charities Regulator is working to increase public trust and confidence in the management and administration of charitable trusts and charitable organisations."

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"The Register of Charities is there for the public.  Check it to learn more about the charity you are supporting or planning to support."

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