Updated guidance to help with running your charity during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

  • Government financial support for charities
  • Charity meetings – changes to the law on the number of people who can meet
  • AGMs and other meetings: postponing or cancelling meetings
  • Holding meetings online or by telephone
  • Using reserves and restricted funds
  • Insolvency help for charitable companies and charitable incorporated organisations
  • Further advice on managing financial difficulties
  • Charity objects: understand if you can help with coronavirus efforts
  • Reporting serious incidents to the Charity Commission
  • Keeping people safe
  • Fundraising and coronavirus appeals
  • Trading subsidiaries – financial support from parent charities
  • Reducing or returning contractual fees in return for a modified service
  • Working with a company or business to help with coronavirus
  • Charity statement of recommended practice (SORP) guidance
  • Information from other organisations

Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for the charity sector