Community interest companies: information for funding organisations

An introduction to community interest companies (CICs) for funding organisations, including information about assets and the asset lock.


Frequently asked questions for funding organisations

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This guidance provides answers to potential questions from funders, including information on:

  • which sectors CICs operate in
  • assets and the asset lock
  • directors’ and members’ responsibilities
  • the delivery of the CIC report and accounts
  • the payment of remuneration or dividends
  • what to do if they have a concern about a CIC
Published 2 August 2013