Charities and the independence referendum
Read our guidance on the key issues for charities.
Our guidance on the independence referendum sets out the legal
principles, explains the key issues that charities must
consider, and provides examples to illustrate some situations that
charities may encounter.
The final guidance has been written in consultation with
the charity sector and we are grateful for the helpful suggestions
and feedback we've received. We hope that this guidance
informs and supports charities as they consider the potential
impact of the referendum, and ultimately supports public confidence
in the work of charities.
We've also produced a series of webcasts featuring a variety of
charities setting out their experience and offering their
perspectives to help the wider sector. We're grateful to
those who took part and we hope that you find their real-life
The webcasts feature the following charities: