Charity Update 14 November 2012
14 November 2012
Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) update
31 October 2012
order and first set of
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 Field Fisher Waterhouse's updated
briefing paper on CIOs.
30 October 2012
£6 million support programme
The new BIG Assist programme will support infrastructure
organisations – local and specialist charities who work to support
2 November 2012
Lack of accountability in Government
Report containing several recommendations as
to ways in which the Government can better report on its
interactions with the voluntary sector.