July to September 2017

New guidance released - Crowdfunding and charities (4/07/2017)
The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) has launched new guidance to help charities, donors and fundraisers with their use of crowdfunding websites.

April to June 2017

Letter to the Editor -The Australian - Charity pocketed $1.8m in donations (16/06/2017)
Assistant Commissioner David Locke's letter to the editor of The Australian regarding the revocation of AFG Charities Trust.

ACNC hosting faith-based charity roundtables around Australia (15/06/2017)
The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) is travelling the country over the next few months to meet with a variety of faith-based organisations around Australia.

275 new charities registered in May 2017 (14/06/2017)
In May 2017, the ACNC registered 275 new charities that will provide a range of services to the community.

Donating during Ramadan (29/05/2017)
The ACNC wishes those observing Ramadan this month peace, prosperity and good health.

Charities warned to watch out for scam emails (12/05/2017)
The ACNC has been notified of a scam email offering donations to registered charities in Australia.

January to March 2017

Donating to those affected by Cyclone Debbie (29/03/2017)
The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) is encouraging Australians to donate to registered charities in the wake of Cyclone Debbie.

Charities and responsible use of data (10/03/2017)
The ACNC today published a guide to help charities consider the issues of information and data management.

New charity data available on data.gov.au (17/01/2017)
Data from more than 46,000 registered charities’ 2015 Annual Information Statements, including financial data, was uploaded today to data.gov.au as part of the ACNC's commitment to open data.