The ACNC is currently reviewing our Commissioner’s Interpretation Statements (CIS). Our aim is to ensure that they are clear and accurately reflect the law.

As part of this project, we welcome comments on updated versions of:

  • Commissioner’s Interpretation Statement: Public Benevolent Institutions
  • Commissioner’s Interpretation Statement: Health Promotion Charities

Drafts of these two updated documents can be downloaded below. We particularly welcome comments on the matters set out in the 'Request for comments' document, which is also available below.

To make comment, please email The public comment period ends at close of business on Tuesday 30 August 2022.

Following consideration of submissions, we will prepare a document outlining our response to the matters raised.

If you have any questions, please contact