Appointing nominees and custodians (CC42)

How an unincorporated charity can nominate someone to hold the title of its property or assets on its behalf.

Applies to England and Wales



Trustees can appoint nominees or custodians under s.19(4) of the Trustee Act 2000 to hold property and assets on behalf of the charity.

This guidance:

  • explains the provisions brought in by the Trustee Act 2000
  • details the requirements trustees must comply with when using this power
Published 1 February 2001