18 April 2019 — Detailed guide
You must send an annual return (or update your details) every year if your charity is registered in England or Wales.
9 April 2019 — Press release
Concluding report from Charity Commission suggests lessons for charities, policy makers, and the regulator itself arising from the failed garden bridge project
29 March 2019 — Press release
Charity Commission publishes new guidance for charities with close links to non-charitable organisations
1 April 2019 — News story
All Charity Commission email addresses have changed. They no longer have .gsi in the address.
28 March 2019 — News story
All registered charities in England and Wales need to check and update their details before submitting an annual return.
21 February 2019 — Collection
Charity Commission case reports, decisions made, inquiry reports, regulatory alerts and statements on live cases.
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