The Charity Commission
The Secretary of State has appointed Rory Brooks CBE, Shrenik Davda, and Mark Simms for three year terms commencing 27 March 2023.
Charity Commission launches inquiry into cancer charity
The regulator has opened a statutory inquiry into patient support and cancer awareness charity Melanoma UK – Incorporating Factor 50.
The Charity Commission launches inquiry into Asia Pacific Childrens Fund over concerns about money spent overseas and sent to related parties.
The Charity Commission has appointed an interim manager to a London-based religious charity.
Information on the changes being introduced by the Charities Act 2022.
Charity Commission case reports, decisions made, inquiry reports, regulatory alerts and statements on live cases.
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We register and regulate charities in England and Wales, to ensure that the public can support charities with confidence.
Charity Commission is a non-ministerial department.
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News and communications
- Three new Board Members appointed to the Charity Commission for England and Wales.
- Charity Commission launches inquiry into cancer charity
Policy papers and consultations
- When and how the Charity Commission appoints Interim Managers
- Canllaw drafft: defnydd elusennau o'r cyfryngau cymdeithasol
Transparency and freedom of information releases
- Charity Commission spending over £25,000: April 2023 to March 2024
- Charity Commission monthly workforce management information: 2023 to 2024
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