Setting up and running a charity – guidance

Appointing nominees and custodians (CC42)

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

Detail

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