You must use this service to report your charity’s total income and expenditure, even if you do not need to send a full annual return.

Report within 10 months of the end of your financial year, and send a full annual return if either:

  • your charity’s income is more than £10,000
  • your charity is a charitable incorporated organisation

There are different rules if your charity is registered in Scotland or Northern Ireland.

This annual return is different from:

The first time you sign in, you’ll be asked to update your charity’s details.

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Before you start

You’ll need your registered charity number to sign in.

You have to submit your annual return for 2017 before you can do a return for 2018.

Get help using the service

Contact the Charity Commission if you have a problem using the service.

Charity Commission support
Telephone: 0300 066 9197
Monday to Friday, 10am to midday and 1pm to 3pm
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