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Make sure your donation will have an impact

We have some very helpful tips to help you safely make a donation

Blog post - 27 February 2019

Changes that will make it easier to claim donation tax credits

The modernisation of the Charities Act - discussion document released

Register now: community meetings for the modernising of the Charities Act

The dates and locations of the consultation on the Charities Act review have been announced.

Blog post - 17 December 2018

An update on our governance project, and our plan for the next 12 months.

2018 Charities Services Annual Meeting

About 200 people gathered in Auckland on 4 October 2018 to attend Charities Services’ Annual Meeting.

Blog post - 26 October 2018

Fraud in the charitable sector

Public consultation on the Charities Act review

The Minister for the Community and Voluntary Sector has announced updated timing for public consultation for the Charities Act Review.

Family First appeal of Charities Registration Board decision dismissed

The independent Charities Registration Board notes the recent decision of the High Court on the removal of Family First as a charity.

Webinar recording - The Charities Register

Watch the recording of our webinar on how to search the Charities Register.

New appointment to the Charities Registration Board

Community and Voluntary Sector Minister Peeni Henare has announced a new appointment.

Blog post - 25 July 2018

Sports and charity: Rules of the game

Blog post - 17 July 2018

Upcoming tax changes that might affect your charity

Blog post - 20 June 2018

What charities need to know about the New Zealand Business Number

National Volunteer Week

This week we celebrate National Volunteer Week which runs until Saturday 23 June 2018.

Review of the Charities Act 2005

The Minister for the Community and Voluntary Sector has announced a review of the Charities Act 2005.

Update on Sea Shepherd New Zealand from the Independent Charities Registration Board

In a decision dated 28 May 2018 the independent Charities Registration Board (the “Board”) determined that Sea Shepherd New Zealand Trust (the “Trust”

Lunchtime Webinar Series

Join us once again this year for our Lunchtime Webinar Series. Check out our two upcoming webinars.

Update on Save Animals From Exploitation from the Independent Charities Registration Board

In a decision dated 19 April 2018 the independent Charities Registration Board directed that Save Animals From Exploitation

Blog post - 6 April 2018

Social enterprise and charity