Guidance for charity trustees, secretaries and advisers on making changes to a charity's governing document.
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Guidance on how to make changes to a charity’s governing document.
Trustees should check the governing document first as it may contain a procedure for making amendments or need Charity Commission consent.
When you apply to have your governing document amended, you will need to have:
This guidance is for unincorporated charities and charitable companies - it is not suitable for CIOs or those governed by Royal Charter.
Find out how to change the governing document of CIOs and Royal Charters.
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.