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Charity Commission for Northern Ireland

Charity Commission for Northern Ireland
257 Lough Road
BT66 6NQ
United Kingdom

The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland is the independent regulator of charities in Northern Ireland, responsible for ensuring Northern Ireland has a dynamic and well governed charities sector in which the public can have confidence.

Our aims

  • Public confidence: To increase public trust and confidence in charities.
  • Public benefit: To promote awareness and understanding of the operation of the public benefit requirement.
  • Compliance: To promote compliance by charity trustees with their legal obligations in exercising control and management of the administration of their charities.
  • Charitable resources: To promote the effective use of charitable resources.
  • Accountability: To enhance the accountability of charities to donors, beneficiaries and the public.
  • Delivery: To manage the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland as an effective and efficient non departmental public body.

Charity Commission for Northern Ireland's Content

Friday / 17 November 2017 2:06pm

Serious incident reporting: a guide for charity trustees

Charity Commission for Northern Ireland

The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland has launched its latest guidance, Serious Incident reporting: a guide for charity trustees.
MoU signed by Fundraising Regulator and the Charity Commission
Monday / 02 October 2017 3:30pm

MoU signed by Fundraising Regulator and the Charity Commission

Charity Commission for Northern Ireland

The Fundraising Regulator and Charity Commission for Northern Ireland have this week signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), which provides a framework for a collaborative and close working relationship between the two bodies.  

Public consultation on charity Annual Monitoring Return 2018
Wednesday / 13 September 2017 12:22pm

Public consultation on charity Annual Monitoring Return 2018

Charity Commission for Northern Ireland

Have your say on proposed changes to the charity Annual Monitoring Return 2018, as the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland launches its latest public consultation.

Wednesday / 28 March 2012 11:07am

Charity Commission launches equality consultation

Charity Commission for Northern Ireland

The Charity Commission, the new independent regulator of Northern Ireland charities, is consulting on its first Equality Scheme and Action Plan. The Commission is firmly committed to promoting and supporting equality and diversity in its regulatory work.

Monday / 12 December 2011 10:38am

Cy-près advance notification exercise begins

Charity Commission for Northern Ireland

The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland is preparing to assume its powers to make cy-près schemes in accordance with sections 26 to 30 of the Charities Act (Northern Ireland) 2008.

More Information

Type of Organisation

VCSE

Team

  • Shirley Kernan
  • Sinead Glackin