Author Archives: Elizabeth Chamberlain

Elizabeth Chamberlain

About Elizabeth Chamberlain

Elizabeth is head of policy and public services at NCVO. She has been part of the policy team since 2008, as the expert on charity law and regulation. Her policy interests also include charity campaigning, the sector’s independence, transparency, and accountability.

Public policy round-up: February 2019

A summary of the key regulatory and policy news for charities during February 2019 covering Brexit, the NHS Assembly and a new service for charitable bequests. Continue reading

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Public Policy Round-Up: January 2019

This blog provides a summary of the key policy and regulatory developments relevant to charities that happened in January 2019. Continue reading

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The Road Ahead 2019 – what can charities expect from the year ahead?

NCVO's annual report The Road Ahead is available now, looking at what 2019 has in store for charities and how they can prepare. Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: December 2018

This blog provides a summary of the key policy and regulatory developments relevant to charities for December 2018 Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: November 2018

A summary of the key policy and regulatory developments for charities in November 2018. Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: October 2018

Update on the key policy and regulatory developments relevant to charities that happened during the month of October 2018 Continue reading

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International Safeguarding Summit: lessons for all charities

Lessons for all charities from the international safeguarding summit Continue reading

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The Charity Commission’s ‘Statement of Strategic Intent’: what it says, and what it should say

The Charity Commission's new five-year strategy is ambitious and laudable, but there could be more focus on regulatory basics. Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: September 2018

This blog provides an overview of the key policy and regulatory changes of interest to charities for the month of September 2018 Continue reading

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The great society lotteries debate: It goes on

Our response to the DCMS consultation on society lottery reform, including whether caps on the size of society lotteries and on prizes should be increased. Continue reading

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