Government responds to recommendations on Charities Act review

The government has published its response to the Hodgson review of the Charities Act 2006 and the Public Administration Select Committee’s post-legislative scrutiny report.

Civil Society Media has done a “two-minute summary of key changes” at – recommended read. There are further articles on finance matters, including the rejection of trustee remuneration measures,, on not going for an attempt to define public benefit in legislation at and continuing with self-regulation of fundraising, at least for now,

See the official government response “to recommendations on the legal framework for charities”.

A couple of sector reactions and comments: Charity Finance Group, and local sector support body NAVCA on victories for smaller charities