Our regulatory work

Find out about how we regulate charities, make registration decisions and enable charities to make changes needed to improve their effectiveness.

How we regulate charities We take a risk-based approach to regulating charities. Find out how we follow the principles of best regulatory practice in our work.

Reporting our regulatory work Find out how we report on our inquiries and regulatory casework, including where we make statements about live cases.

How we make registration decisions The Charity Commission's core role is to protect the public's interest in charity. Find out how we consider applications to register charities.

Registration decisions Registration decisions which are novel, significant or otherwise of wider interest.

Approving changes to charities Find our how we give charities legal consent to make changes so they can continue to operate effectively

How to comment on a scheme See all schemes which are currently open and find out how to comment or make a representation