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16 November 2023 — Guidance
How to set up and use your new ‘Charity Commission Account’ to access online services on behalf of your charity.
28 November 2023 — Blog post
The Charity Commission is aware of a significant number of serious concerns about activities linked to the conflict in Israel and Gaza.
20 November 2023 — Blog post
The Charity Commission wishes to make trustees of charities which provide supported housing aware of the risks associated with providing accommodation via the lease-based model.
15 November 2023 — Speech
Helen Stephenson, CEO addressed the Charity Commission’s Annual Public Meeting for 2023, reflecting on her period in office so far.
15 November 2023 — Correspondence
Letter to bank Chief Executives from UK charity regulators.
2 September 2022 — Collection
Charity Commission case reports, decisions made, inquiry reports, regulatory alerts and statements on live cases.
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