Public trust and charity reporting in N Ireland

The second quarterly newsletter from the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland largely covers information already familiar to  regular VoluntaryNews readers.

Other items include:

Research into public trust

The newsletter states that Commission has appointed market research company Ipsos Mori to conduct research on the levels of public trust and confidence in the charity sector in Northern Ireland. Results will be made available on the CCNI website in due course. » Continue reading news item ... “Public trust and charity reporting in N Ireland”

Little change for charity annual return, and other regulator news

The latest quarterly newsletter from the Charity Commission includes some useful notes:

 » Continue reading news item ... “Little change for charity annual return, and other regulator news”

New questions on charity annual return

With the release of the new 2015 Annual Return form by the Charity Commission, registered charities (in England and Wales) must answer three new questions when they complete the return online:

  • In the reporting period, how much income did you receive from:
    • contracts from central or local government to deliver services?
    • grants from central or local government?
  • Does your charity have a policy on paying its staff?
 » Continue reading news item ... “New questions on charity annual return”