A curated list of a range of useful resources related to governance, trusteeship, charity and non-profit leadership and so on.

Most of the links will take you elsewhere and hopefully they’ll all work!  Feel free to get in touch and tell us if we’ve missed something or got something wrong.

The Basics

for new trustees or a refresher for existing Trustees:

The Essential Trustee (CC3 document from the Charity Commission).

The new (2017) Charity Governance Code

Essential new framework for getting your governance approach strengthened.
Website here.
Download the Code here (for larger organisations) – or for smaller organisations here.

About Recruitment

Trustee Recruitment for Small Organisations from NCVO.

The role of the Chair in your organisation

A Question of Balance from the Association of Chairs
A Chairs Compass, also from the Association of Chairs