OSCR proposals on Scottish charity regulation

The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator is consulting on various proposals to its regulation of charities. These include plans to publish charity annual reports and accounts on the Scottish Charity Register, changes to the Annual Return, online filing for all charities, the creation of a trustee database and a new system of Serious Incident Reporting.

The consultation document ‘Targeted Regulation of Scottish Charities: progressive, preventative and proportionate’ is in pdf, 418KB, from http://www.oscr.org.uk/media/485294/2014-08-04_targeted_regulation_consultation_final.pdf or go to the press release to download the summary and response form, both in Word format, http://www.oscr.org.uk/news-and-events/latest-news/targeted-regulation-consultation/. Responses by 24th October.