Charity Update 14 November 2012
Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) update
31 October 2012
An order and first set of regulations for CIOs has been laid before Parliament. A Ministerial statement sets out the phased implementation plan which would allow the first applications to set up CIOs to be made by the end of 2012.
Please see Fieldfisher's updated briefing paper on CIOs.
30 October 2012
The new BIG Assist programme will support infrastructure organisations – local and specialist charities who work to support other charities.
2 November 2012
Report containing several recommendations as to ways in which the Government can better report on its interactions with the voluntary sector.