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ACEVO is the Charity Leaders Network. As the Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations, ACEVO provides support and representation for members ranging from leaders of small community based organisations to those of the nation’s best known charity brands. ACEVO members are entitled to a membership discount for the Leading Governance website. Simply enter your ACEVO membership number when registering.

Corporate Governance Guidance and Principles for Unlisted Companies in the UK

IoD and ecoDa guidance on corporate governance for shareholders, directors and stakeholders of unlisted companies

The Code of Good Governance

Guidance for NI Charities

The Essential Trustee: What you need to know, what you need to do

Excellent guidance for charities in England and Wales

The Governance Code

The governance code for the community and voluntary sector in the Republic of Ireland

Business on Board

Business on Board is a Business in the Community initiative that aims to strengthen the not-for-profit sector in Northern Ireland by increasing business representation and impact on the boards and management committees of voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations.

Good Governance. A Code for the Voluntary and Community Sector. ACEVO, 2010

The ACEVO codes of good governance is written specifically for the community and voluntary sectors

The Corporate Governance Association of Ireland

A professional corporate governance association which seeks to promote best practice in governance across the commercial, public and voluntary sectors in Ireland.

The Good Governance Standard for Public Services

A link to the 2004 Good Governance Standard for Public Services by the Independent Commission on Good Governance in Public Services

The UK Corporate Governance Code

The UK Corporate Governance Code – Financial Reporting Council


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