Governance (COVID19)

Guidance for voluntary and community sector organisations to maintain good governance in the midst of the global COVID19 pandemic

Updates

Risk management guidance to help you move forward

Many boards will be faced with making difficult decisions in the near future so it is imperative that they are getting the right information to help achieve the best outcomes for their organisations.  

Financial Planning Webinar - with Rosemary Gallagher

NICVA facilitated a webinar on 3 July 2020 on Finanical Planning.    Thanks to Rosemary Peters Gallagher OBE (Moore NI LLP) for delivering the session

Risk assessment - returning to premises safely

Many organisations are preparing to return to their premises safely. It is essential that risk assessments are carried out for both your building and your activities.  This article provides some templates as well as helpful advice.

Creating/reviewing your reserves policy webinar recording

If you missed our webinar on 'creating/reviewing your reserves policy'  you can watch it now via the link below.

Effective online trustee meetings webinar recording

If you missed our webinar on 'Effective trustee meetings online'  you can watch it now via the link below.

Guidance for charities experiencing financial difficulties

The Charity Commission has published guidance for charity trustees of smaller charities experiencing financial difficulties due to COVID-19 emergency.  

Trustee responsibilities under GDPR webinar recording

If you missed our recent webinar on 'Trustee responsibilities under GDPR'  you can watch it now via the link below. 

Wrongful trading provisions to be temporarily suspended for UK companies

Charitable companies and their trading subsidiaries will be relieved to hear that the government is planning to temporarily suspend wrongful trading provisions retrospectively from 1 March 2020 until 30 June. 

Is your organisation carrying out different activities as a result of the coronavirus?

Many voluntary organisations are helping out with the impact of the coronavirus but are they restricted by their own governing document from doing so? 

Companies House - extension for filing accounts

Registered companies will be able to apply to Companies House for a 3-month extension for filing their accounts to help them deal with the impact of Covid-19

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