Charity Commission Guidance

For those who serve, or who are about to serve, as Trustees or Directors on the governing body of a charity, the Charity Commission has produced the following guidance.

The guidance covers the duties, responsibilities and liabilities of charity trustees and describe the hallmarks of an effective charity.

Charity Commission guidance - The Essential Trustee - What you need to know (PDF)

Charity Commission guidance - The Hallmarks of an Effective Charity (PDF)