Research and analysis

Charities' attitudes towards public benefit requirement (RS22)

Charity Commission report to probe awareness and understanding of public benefit.

Applies to England and Wales


Charities' attitudes towards public benefit requirement (RS22)

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The report carried out by FDS International is to gauge trustees’ levels of awareness and understanding towards public benefit.

It is the responsibility of the charity trustees to have regard to public benefit when running the charity. They also have an obligation to report on public benefit in the Trustees’ Annual Report.

Published 2 January 2009