On the below pages you can find useful information on what’s required in running your charity, and get access to general guidance to help you get it right.

What Defines a Charity

What Defines a Charity

Find out what it means to be a registered charity and what it takes to pass our charity test

Guidance and Regulation

Guidance and Regulation

A library of documents and forms that we have either created or believe will be helpful to Jersey charities

Before you Register

Before you Register

If you would like your organisation to become a registered charity, there are a number of important points you should consider before applying

Register your Charity

Register your Charity

Information on how to register an entity as a Jersey charity

Guidance for Governors

Guidance for Governors

Charity Governors are the people who have general control and management of the charity and are responsible for making sure that the charity works to achieve its charity’s purposes

Payments to Charity Governors

Payments to Charity Governors

Conditions need to be met in order to pay charity governors and then these payments may need to be reported to the Charity Commissioner.

Information you must share

Information you must share

It is compulsory that each charity shares certain information publicly