NI charity reporting consultation in October

The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland has announced its plans to launch a public consultation in early October on its interim reporting proposals for all registered charities under Charities Act 2008. The Commission will hold a further public consultation in 2014 on the format, structure and content of the full accounting and reporting requirements, before the requirements come into effect.

Meanwhile, Bates Wells Braithwaite weekly review reports that Charities (2008 Act) (Commencement No. 4) Order (Northern Ireland) 2013 brings a number of provisions of the 2008 Act into force from 24th June,