From 1 August 2018, changes to the automatic disqualification rules mean that there will be more restrictions on who can run a charity.
For most charities, taking some simple steps to update recruitment and appointment systems is all that will be needed to prepare for the rule changes.
Charities can use this guidance to find out:
This guidance will be updated when the new disqualification rules become law.
More information can be found on the Gov.uk website by clicking here.
Gov.uk have also produced separate guidance for individuals about automatic disqualification and how to apply for a waiver.
More guidance will follow before the new rules come into force in August (2018).