ACNC powers to investigate

We have the power to investigate and we will be particularly concerned if it is alleged that a charity:

The ACNC will assess the level of risk when deciding what action to take.

When the ACNC will act

Generally, we will only act on concerns where:

  • there is a serious risk to public trust and confidence in the sector, AND
  • they relate to a charity's compliance with requirements of the ACNC Act.