Becoming a charity

It’s estimated that the charity sector handles over £10billion a year and that 183,000 people in Scotland are charity trustees – with many more as volunteers, paid staff and beneficiaries. Learn about how to become a charity, how they are regulated and what responsibilities they have.

Thinking about becoming a charity?  Read this.

Managing a charity

By reporting to us and meeting legal requirements, a charity demonstrates to the public that assets are properly accounted for and that it’s being run properly. Read about our requirements, complete an annual return online, and find useful information designed to support charities get it right.

Do you have a concern about a Scottish charity?  Read this.