Category Archives: Policy

The Queen’s speech: What’s in it and what it means for charities

Why the Queen's speech shows an election is on the way, and what issues it raises for charities. Continue reading

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#SafeguardingAsOne – safeguarding is a priority for everyone, and these resources will help you get it right

This blog accompanies the launch of the new safeguarding resources developed as part of phase one of the Safeguarding Training Fund Continue reading

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Governance round-up: September 2019

Our round-up of last month's governance news includes: Brexit planning for boards, the upcoming Trustee Conference, the latest updates from the Charity Commission, and more Continue reading

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EU funding, charities and the threat of a no-deal Brexit: Knowns, unknowns and what you need to know

As further no-deal Brexit uncertainty looms, we take a look at the difficulties in store for charity funding, what the government can do to streamline the planning funding process and how charities can help work towards the common goal of growing charitable impact. Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: September 2019

This blog provides a summary of the key policy and regulatory developments for charities in the month of September 2019 Continue reading

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New Electoral Commission guidance for charities: the Lobbying Act shouldn’t stop you from campaigning

At NCVO, we’re always looking for ways to make the campaigning environment more supportive for charities. We’ve supported Lord Hodgson’s recommendations to reform the Lobbying Act and other electoral law for non-party campaigners. Continue reading

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Funding round-up: September 2019

This month, what the government's spending round means for charities, news on the UK shared prosperity fund, no-deal Brexit funding, and more Continue reading

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EU nationals, charities and the threat of a no-deal Brexit

Chetal Patel from Bates Wells explores how uncertainty over Brexit affects UK immigration law and looks at some important considerations the voluntary sector will need to prepare for as a result. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: September 2019

Find out how a no-deal Brexit may affect volunteering. Plus, how Everton FC improved their volunteering programme, news on our upcoming Trustee Conference, and more. Continue reading

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The inside track: September 2019

Our latest political round-up, including prorogation confusion, no-deal legislation, and multiple expulsions, resignations and defections. Continue reading

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