New Charity Law 202

The States of Guernsey has now brought the new Charity law into effect and relevant documents are set out below.

The Ordinance can be found by clicking HERE

The Regulations that govern the way charities have to operate can be found by clicking HERE

The Transitional Regulations can be found by clicking HERE

General Guidance issued by the Guernsey Registry can be found by clicking HERE

Guidance for International Charities issued by the Guernsey registry can be found by clicking HERE

A helpful summary of what charities need to do, and by when, can be found by clicking HERE

A comparison of our members' comments on the draft Regulations against what now appears in the Law can be found HERE

A general summary of the new law can be found in the Information section on the header bar above

Insurance sponsorship by Heritage Insurance Insurance Brokers

A big thank you to Heritage Insurance Brokers (and Stuart Butler) for renewing our Commercial Combined Insurance policy again this year.  This covers against the many risks that can occur when we organise public events, such as our recent Government House Fete and our Forums and general meetings.  All of our income to pay for the things we do for the Third Sector in Guernsey comes from sponsorship like this, so thank you again Heritage Insurance Brokers.

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21 June 2022
Golf Challenge for GSPCA, the Guernsey Blind Association & Guernsey Alzheimer's Association
Guernsey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (GSPCA)

Alex Murrell is raising funds for the GSPCA, Guernsey Blind Association ( La Grande Mare Golf Club Mens Captain's charity) and Guernsey Alzheimer's Association. (Lady Captain's charity) Alex Murrell said “I will be attempting to play the 10th hole at L...

11 June 2022
Date of the next Walk
The Rotary Guernsey Walk Trust

The Walk is typically held on a Saturday in early June. To find out which charities are being supported and how to register for the Walk, visit our website at

30 May 2022
Discrimination Legislation FAQ's
Guernsey Disability Alliance

The following frequently asked questions (FAQs) are around how the discrimination legislation has changed since the draft policy proposals in 2019, on which the Committee for Employment and Social Security (ESS) consulted widely, compared to what was agre...

30 April 2022
Government House Charities Fete 26 June 2022
Association of Guernsey Charities

Please make a note in your diaries to attend the annual Government House Charities Fete which will be attended by over 40 local charities. The Fete is open to the public (no dogs please) from 12 noon to 4pm.

08 March 2022
Plastic chairs available
Association of Guernsey Charities

St. Peters Constables are upgrading their hall chairs and have 40 plastic chairs available free to take away. Please contact Emma at the Constables office.

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29 June 2022
MS Society Guernsey Group
Multiple Sclerosis Society Bailiwick of Guernsey Group

AGM 2022 to be held on 29th June, 6-7pm, Henry Tupper room at Les Cotils Christian Centre.

05 September 2022
anti discrimination Ordinance review
Guernsey Disability Alliance

please join us for a review of the anti discrimination ordinance which will be made public 19th August on Les Cotils, Carol Hindes room 6:30pm

09 November 2022
CAE Access Audit course (2 days) Nov 2022
Guernsey Disability Alliance

Join us on our 2 day access audit course Wednesday 9th November 2022 in Guernsey, with UK Expert Vin Goodwin. to find out more contact karen on

03 December 2022
Celebrating International Disability Day
Guernsey Disability Alliance

IDPwD International Day of Persons with Disabilities is celebrated each year on the 3rd December Save the Date and find out more

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