We publish our proposed schemes to let the public know about them and invite comments or representations. We must take into consideration any representations that we receive within the period of notice and may, as a result, decide that the proposals need to be changed.
The Commission has made a scheme in relation to the Ulster Defence Regiment Benevolent Fund.
The draft scheme was open for comments for 30 calendar days, from 4 September to 4 October 2017. The Commission did not receive any comments during this time and the scheme, available below, has now been officially sealed by the Commission.
20171107 Sealed scheme - Ulster Defence Regiment Benevolent Fund
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The Department for Communities (DfC) has made a scheme in respect of the Newry District Nursing Society and Mary Heron Moorehead Charity. This is a case retained by the DfC as the application was received prior to the Commission gaining cy-près functions from June 2013. Please click here to the view the scheme on the DfC website.
Information on other schemes which have now been sealed by the Commission is available here.
Under the Charities Act (Northern Ireland) 2008 (the ‘Act’), some changes to a charitable company’s articles of association must be approved by the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland before they take effect.
Alterations to the objects, dissolution clause or authorisations for benefits to be paid to directors in any charitable company’s Memorandum and Articles of Association, or Articles of Association, must receive prior written consent from the Commission before they can become effective. For more information, please see the Consents for charitable companies section of our website.
The spreadsheet below details the Commission's current consents to alterations for regulated consents. Each consent is published on this spreadsheet for 45 days, after which it is moved to the Recent casework decisions page.
20180110 Current regulated consents
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