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Need help to set up your charity?

Charities will need support at different stages of its life. This page aims to give you information on where to get support for organisations applying for charitable status as well as support for charities on running their charity.

For those thinking about applying for charitable status, while we can provide you with general guidance on the application process and legal requirements, we can't give you specific advice on setting up your charity.

However, further information and guidance is available from:


You can find a number of useful websites and links to support charities at different stages of its life on our external links page.