Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission

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Protect your charity from fraud

This guide is aimed at board or committee members, trustees and managers of charities. It will also be of interest to employees and volunteers. It is designed to help protect your charity from fraud and other financial crime.

Charity compliance report 2018

This is the fourth analysis of the ACNC's compliance work. The report focusses on the 2018 calendar year and the ACNC's priortities for 2019.

Red tape reduction: ACNC

This website outlines the progress the ACNC has made in reducing red tape for charities based on a charity's structure and provides additional resources for charities and regulators of charities.

Growth and change in Australia’s charities 2014 to 2016

This report presents analysis of the ways Australia’s charities were growing and changing between 2014 and 2016. It uses the Annual Information Statements (AISs) provided by charities to the ACNC for the 2014 and 2016 reporting periods, thus providing an analysis of charities over three...

Australia’s grant-making charities in 2016: an analysis of structured philanthropy and other grant-makers

This report contributes to a growing body of information about the rich and diverse social, economic and cultural contributions that charities make in Australia and internationally. This report also recognises the value of Australia’s charities and strengthens capacity for evidence-based regulation.