How to report a serious incident in your charity

24th June 2019

If a serious incident takes place within your charity, it is important that there is prompt, full and frank disclosure to the Charity Commission. You need to report what happened and to let the Commission know how you are dealing with it, even if you have also reported it to the police, donors or another regulator.

The Commission has produced guidance to help charity trustees identify serious incidents and how to report them