About us

What we do

We register and regulate charities in England and Wales, to ensure that the public can support charities with confidence.

Who we are

We have 4 offices in Liverpool, London, Newport and Taunton, and employ 323 people.


Within England and Wales, we’re responsible for:


Our priorities are to develop:

  • public confidence in the charity sector
  • the sector’s compliance and accountability
  • the self-reliance of individual charities

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

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Corporate reports