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Charities Act (Northern Ireland) 2008

Part 11: Charitable Incorporated Organisations

Part 11 comprises sections 105 to 122 (and Schedule 7) and provides for the constitution of Charitable Incorporated Organisations, a new legal entity for charities. Its purpose is to avoid the need for charities that wish to benefit from incorporation to register as companies and be liable to dual regulation.

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