This section contains information on areas such as legal structures for not for profit organisations and some guidance on the governance that you will need to put in place in order to run your organisation.
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|Toolkit for good governance||A toolkit for good Governance from Kingston Smith
|Charity Governance Code||Charity Governance Code: revised set of standards to help charities/trustees achieve great governance||Code|
|Good Governance Code||A code for the Voluntary and Community Sector from ACEVO||Code|
|How to run an AGM||A guide to runing an AGM from the Institute of Fundraising
|Principles of Good Impact Reporting
||A guide from NPC to support you to communicate impact reports.
||Guide on impact reporting|
||Microsoft Office templates for taking meeting minutes
|Agendas||Microsoft Office templates for meeting agendas||Templates|
|Safeguarding - DBS checks||Overview and advice from GOV.UK on DBS checks||DBS checks|
|MVA Equality & Diversity Policy||MVA Equality & Diversity Policy that can be used as a template.***||Equality & Diversity Policy|
|MVA Health & Safety Policy||MVA Health & Safety Policy that can be used as a template.***||Health & Safety Policy|
|MVA Safeguarding Children Policy
||MVA Safeguarding Children Policy that can be used as a template. ***
||Safeguarding Children Policy
|MVA Safeguarding Adults Policy||MVA Safeguarding Adults Policy that can be used as a template. ***||Safeguarding Adults Policy|
|Legal Structures for Social Enterprises
||DLA Piper Report on legal structures
||Legal Structures for Social Enterprises
|GOV.UK compliance toolkit||Governance and accountability to safeguard charities from terrorism, fraud and other forms of abuse||Compliance Toolkit|
|Civil Society Report||Commission to focus on improved efficiency among charities
|NCVO 'The Governance Wheel'||A tool to measure and develop your governance and leadership||Governance Wheel|