April to June 2017

Commissioner’s Column – 21 June 2017 (21/06/2017)
Commissioner Susan Pascoe AM discusses the forthcoming faith-based roundtables, safe giving this end of financial year, and Treasury’s DGR discussion paper.

Commissioner’s Column – 6 June 2017 (6/06/2017)
Commissioner Susan Pascoe AM discusses her contribution to a new book on the charity sector, her forthcoming trip to Perth, and Andrew and Nicola Forrest’s philanthropic donation.

Commissioner’s Column – 17 May 2017 (18/05/2017)
In this edition of the Commissioner’s Column, Susan discusses Red tape reduction progress in ACT, a Scam warning for registered charities, and the NFP Governance and Performance study – survey.

Commissioner’s Column – 3 May 2017 (3/05/2017)
In this edition of the Commissioner’s Column, Susan discusses the International Charity Regulator’s Conference, the Smallest Charities Report 2015, and our recent series of webinars.

Commissioner’s Column – 19 April 2017 (19/04/2017)
With Commissioner Susan Pascoe AM away from the office this week meeting with charity regulators from other common law jurisdictions, I am acting as Commissioner of the ACNC in her absence.

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January to March 2017

Commissioner’s Column – 22 March 2017 (23/03/2017)
Commissioner Susan Pascoe AM, discusses ‘double defaulter’ charities, our new guide Managing people’s information and data and announces the ACNC Charity Compliance 2015 and 2016 report.

Commissioner’s Column – 8 March 2017 (8/03/2017)
Commissioner Susan Pascoe AM, discusses ‘double defaulter’ charities, Recent compliance action and announces the ACNC Charity Register research.

Commissioner’s Column – 22 February 2017 (22/02/2017)
Commissioner Susan Pascoe AM, discusses ‘double defaulter’ charities, The 2015 Australian Charities Report sector events and announces Guidance and resources available on the ACNC website.

Commissioner’s Column – 8 February 2017 (9/02/2017)
Acting Commissioner Murray Baird reminds charities about the 2016 Annual Information Statement due date, and discusses the Canberra launch of the Australian Charities Report 2015.

Commissioner’s Column – 24 January 2017 (24/01/2017)
In this fortnight's column, acting Commissioner David Locke discusses the Bourke Street tragedy and fund, the upcoming 2016 Annual Information Statement due date, and recent revocations.

Commissioner’s Column – 12 January 2017 (12/01/2017)
Commissioner Susan Pascoe AM, discusses the 2016 Annual Information Statement, and announces Australian Charities Report – coming to a capital city near you.