Commissioner's Column Read the latest Commissioner's Column sent in the July edition of The Charitable Purpose. Laws regarding charities that engage in unlawful activity to change Read about the proposed changes laws regarding charities that engage in unlawful activity. Reforms cut red tape for charities fundraising in NSW Read about the reforms that cut red tape for charities fundraising in NSW. Charities urged, review your governing document As the new financial year begins, charities urged to review their governing documents. Meeting charities face to face across Australia Read about the Hon Dr Gary Johns meeting charities face to face across Australia. Red tape cut for charities Read about the Australian Government announcement that it will cut red tape for thousands of Australian charities. Changes to disclosure of political expenditure for registered charities Read about the changes to disclosure of political expenditure for registered charities. New 'Charity Chat' episode Listen to the latest episode of our podcast 'Charity Chat' where the Hon Dr Gary Johns speaks about the growth of the sector, the state of charities before the pandemic hit and more.