Lobbying Act comes into force today

Lobbying Act comes into force today

19 Sep 2014 | Kirsty Weakley

The Transparency of Lobbying, Non-party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Act 2014 comes into force today, which limits the amount charities can spend on campaigning in the lead-up to the general election.


Lobbying Act comes into force today

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Peter Lewis, CEO-designate of Institute of Fundraising

Peter Lewis, chief executive of the London Voluntary Service Council, has been announced as the new chief executive of the Institute of Fundraising.

Stephen Hammersley, chief executive, Community Foundation Network

The Association of Charitable Foundations and the Community Foundation Network are exploring a possible merger, though the ACF has ruled out a ‘fast-track merger’ following consultation with its members.

James Codrington, who will soon join Rathbones

James Codrington has left his role as head of charities at Baring Asset Management to join Rathbone Investment Management.

Commission warns international NGOs against paying backhanders

Charities that work overseas in areas where it is accepted practice to make “facilitation payments” in order to speed up a service must be aware that doing so could see them fall foul of the new Bribery Act, the Charity Commission has warned.

"Stick to their knitting". Who on earth do you think you are Mr Newmark. You've probably just plummeted the Conservative Party so far down the polls they'll never recover.

» Brooks Newmark: charities should keep out of politics

Lucy de Groot, chief executive, CSV

Volunteering charity CSV is undertaking a wholesale strategic review which involves asking key stakeholders how they think the charity should respond to the “challenging context” it operates in.

Accord Group volunteer Janet Ball with a resident

The number of people applying to volunteer at one of the largest housing groups in the West Midlands has tripled over the past few months with nearly 250 submitting applications.

War Child CEO to join Hope and Homes for Children

Hope and Homes for Children has announced that War Child CEO Mark Waddington will become its chief executive in October.

New think tank publishes analysis of civil society and government relationship

Civil Exchange, a new think tank which will examine how civil society and the state can work better together, has officially launched with a series of think pieces from sector luminaries.

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