Here you can find a range of tools, checklists and guidance to help you manage and improve the performance of your organisation. More resources are added frequently but if what you want is not here, go to advice for other ways to get the answer you need.

Financial Reporting Council Corporate Governance Code

Financial Reporting Council (FRC) published a new corporate governance code in July 2018 for companies listed on the stock exchange.

Charity Finance Group: General Data Protection Regulation, a guide for charities.

This resource from Charity Finance Group gives a thorough overview of the GDPR and presents information from different perspectives, for example, a section explaining the legislation for trustees.

Common legal issues faced by not for profit organisations

LawWorks develops resources which provide general information for not-for-profit organisations on specific areas of law, to enable them to spot and avoid potential legal problems.

Full Cost Recovery


As well as the specific costs of running a project, you need to make sure that the everyday costs that keep your project going are also covered in your fundraising budget. This guide from “Big Lottery” shows you how to calculate accurate and reasonable costs.