Charity Registration

Date last reviewed

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Rachael Southern, Jess Neville and Joseph Rowntree from the law firm Bates Wells talk to Hayley Nock of LawWorks about the pros and cons of charity status, different charitable structures and how to register as a charity.


The content of this video is accurate as at May 2022.

Running time: 41 mins


Who should watch this?

You should watch this video if you are an organisation thinking about registering as a charity. 


What does the video cover?

  • What a Charity is;
  • The potential benefits and disadvantages of charity status;
  • Alternative legal forms;
  • Charitable objects and different charitable structures; and
  • How to register as a charity.


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Date of publication

Thursday, September 1, 2022

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