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Happy birthday ACNC
14 December 2017 | Phil Butler GAICD
NFP Sector Leader Phil Butler GAICD wishes the ACNC a happy fifth birthday and overviews the articles in this edition.
Consultation on the external conduct standards
19 September 2018
On 19 September 2018, the AICD made a submission to Treasury on the draft External Conduct Standards (ECS) which will apply to charities registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Co...
AICD Welcomes release of ACNC Review
22 August 2018
The Australian Institute of Company Directors today welcomed the release of the five-year statutory review of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission.
ASIC Industry Funding Levies Regulation Enhancements
14 May 2018
The AICD has provided a submission on the Treasury’s consultation on the ASIC Supervisory Cost Recovery Levy Amendment (Enhancements) Regulations 2018 (Cth).
Putting the Squeeze on Charity
26 March 2018
The boards of Australia’s charity and not-for-profits sector should be ready to deal with issues ranging from a growing lack of trust to demands for greater transparency on their impact, and questions...
Advocacy: Charity Case
26 March 2018 | Louise Petschler MAICD
The five-year review of the national charity regulator throws up some important issues for directors. Louise Petschler MAICD outlines the AICD response.
Advocacy and policy
Getting the charities regulation balance right
23 March 2018 | Tony Featherstone
Heavy-handed approach could hamper effectiveness of NFP sector and attractiveness of NFP boards.
Board and management
Governance a key concern in charity complaints
14 March 2018 | Lucas Ryan GAICD
A report from the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) has revealed a sharp increase in the number of complaints received about charities in the past year.
Five year review of the ACNC
28 February 2018
The AICD has provided a submission to the government’s statutory review of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).
27 February 2018
In the middle of the Global Financial Crisis, Alison Green, Pantera Press CEO, raised a business idea with her father John M Green FAICD, deputy chair of QBE Insurance. The result was a social-purpose...
Bridging the Gap: Amanda Young MAICD Connects Head, Heart and Hip Pocket
24 January 2018 | Keith Barrett
Amanda Young MAICD shares her tips for connecting the top echelons of business with the most socioeconomically disadvantaged people in the community in her quest for NFP financial sustainability.