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Charity Law

Expert guidance for charities and social enterprises

Charities and social enterprise organisations in the UK are a large and diverse group, with a range of legal requirements.

For charities and social enterprises, Charities Administration Service provides guidance on the successful formation and running of charities in England & Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

For professional advisers and trustees we have a range of detailed handbooks including the Charities Acts Handbook, Charity Accounts, Charity Governance, and Charity Trading.


Charities Administration Service

Charities Administration Service

The practical, reliable and easy-to-use guide on running your charity

Available in Charity Law Online
Charities Acts Handbook, The

Charities Acts Handbook, The

A Practical Guide to the Charities Act

A practical guide to the Charities Act

Charities, Trading and the Law

Charities, Trading and the Law

An essential reference for those advising charities on trading issues.

Handbook of Co-operative and Community Benefit Society Law

The book provides an analysis of Co-operative and Community Benefit Society law and incorporates...

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Charity Governance

A practical guide to the legal and regulatory framework within which charities operate and its...

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Available in Charity Law Online
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Ensure your charity’s governance and legal and financial administration are all fit for purpose with Jordans Charities Administration Service Online.

Written in a clear format with easy-to-use language, this online resource keeps you up to date with the latest compliance requirements and developments. It will save you many hours with its sample forms, handy checklists and model policies, all professionally drafted and ready to be downloaded, adapted and used.
Whether you are a company secretary, trustee, chief executive, accountant or senior external adviser, this resource is a must for you.
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