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Draft schemes

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. 

Draft scheme: Eleanor Margretta Mulholland Deceased

The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland has made a draft scheme in relation to the Will of Eleanor Margretta Mulholland Deceased.

The draft scheme, available to read or download below, is now open for comments or objections.  Please forward any comments or objections to the Commission before the deadline of 1 March 2019 using the Comment on a scheme form below.

20190131 Draft scheme - Eleanor Mulholland Deceased

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Cy-pres comment on a scheme form

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The Department for Communities (DfC) has given notice of its intention to make four Education Authority schemes. Information on these schemes is available on the DfC website here


Regulated consents

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.

20190218 Current regulated consents

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Sealed orders

Sealed order - Coleraine Academical Institution Endowment Trust

The Commission has made an order, available below, to authorise a transaction pursuant to section 46 of the Charities Act (Northern Ireland) 2008 for the charity known as Coleraine Academical Institution Endowment Trust.

20190116 Sealed order - Coleraine Academical Institution Endowment Trust

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