Key-Issues

Charity Regulation

The Charities Act (NI) 2008 (the Act) as amended by the Charities Act (NI) 2013, is the key legislative framework containing new regulations which charities operating in Northern Ireland must abide by.


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DHSSPS Health and Social Care Revenue Grant Scheme

The Minister for Health, Simon Hamilton has announced the phased closure of the Department’s existing ‘Core Grant’ scheme which will come to an end in March 2018. 


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EU Referendum and Brexit

In June 2016 the UK voted to leave the European Union. Following the commencement of the formal Brexit negotiations a year later, we are still learning what the impacts of this could be.


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Fundraising Regulation

Following an initial consultation event on 9 September 2016, NICVA was tasked by the NI VCSE sector with running a full consultation on the future of voluntary fundraising regulation in NI.


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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

On 25 May 2018, the  general data protection regulation (GDPR) will come into force bringing the biggest change to data protection law in 20 years. 


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Public Sector Reform

Public Sector Reform has been promoted as a key priority from within the Northern Ireland executive.


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