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Registered Charities


  • Changes: charity officers and sports organisations


    Three changes to the Charities Act 2005 have been made by Parliament and take effect immediately.

    At least one change will affect your charity.

    Read more

  • Charities’ financial reporting

    Financial statements

    A new discussion document proposes audit and accounting requirements for larger registered charities. Read more.

    Tiered accounting standards proposed for charities. Read more.

  • Can you register a charity set up to benefit only one person?


    Generally, the Commission can’t register a charity set up to help only one person, a family / whanau, or just a few people.

    See "Public benefit" test for more.