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Charity Commission governance framework

How governance works within the Charity Commission: detailed information.



The commission’s governance framework sets out the roles, responsibilities and procedures for the effective and efficient conduct of its business. It covers:

  • the structure of the commission
  • its regulatory approach, mission and values
  • how transparency is maintained
  • how the board works and its relationship to the directors’ group

The framework is approved by the board and is reviewed regularly.

Published 1 December 2015
Last updated 6 December 2018 + show all updates
  1. Charity Commission governance framework update - effective September 2018.
  2. First published.