This blog explains the changes to the Trusts Act that affect charitable trusts. It covers what you need to know about the Act and what you need to do
Recording of speeches and the Q&A session from this year's annual meeting is now available.
Has your charity done a great job on your financial reporting? Your efforts could be recognised in the 2021 New Zealand Charity Reporting Awards.
This guest blog was written by Dr Cherrie Yang, a judge for the 2020 New Zealand Charity Reporting Awards. She reflects on good charity reporting.
Charities Services presented a webinar on 3 November 2020 for Tier 4 charities. A recording of that webinar and a list of resources are now available.
We recently released the Charities Services 2019/2020 Annual Review.
The Attorney General has informed the Board it will seek leave to appeal the majority Court of Appeal decision.
We recently updated our website to include a section specifically for Māori charities, Te Puna Atawhaitanga.
On 10 August 2020, the High Court decided that Greenpeace of New Zealand Incorporated (the Society) qualifies for registration.
The appeal to the Court of Appeal by Family First (the Society) of the High Court’s decision has been upheld.
The appeal to the High Court by Greenpeace of New Zealand Incorporated of the Charities Registration Board's decision has been upheld.
Learn more about volunteers, the hours they work, and which regions and organisations have the highest number of volunteer.
This blog explains how COVID-19 might impact on audit reports on the Register and gives advice on how to understand information in an audit report
Answers for registered charities on the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. We will keep this resource updated.
The Charities Registration Board, has decided to decline the application of Nelson Grey Power Association Incorporated to be a registered charity.
The winners and highly commended in the 2020 New Zealand Charity Reporting Awards have been announced.
The appeal to the High Court by Better Public Media Trust of Te Rātā Atawhai’s decision of 24 April 2019 has been dismissed.
This blog has practical tips for charities when winding up. including options for charities when they want to wind up, but they still have funds left.
This one-page checklist intended to help Tier 4 charities know what information they need to be recording over the course of their financial year.
In times of international crisis, as Australia is facing with its catastrophic bushfires, whānau, hapū, iwi and communities donate generously.