Resources & Policy

Governance Codes

Charities Governance Code 2018

The new Charities Governance Code explains the minimum standards charities should meet to effectively manage and control their organisation.


William Fry and IoD Guidance on UK Corporate Governance Code (2018)

William Fry have kindly created a document highlighting the key changes to the new UK Corporate Governance Code.


UK Corporate Governance Code (2018)

On 16th July 2018, the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) published the 2018 UK Corporate Governance Code which puts the relationships between companies, shareholders and stakeholders at the heart of long-term sustainable growth in the UK economy. The new shorter, sharper Code is the product of extensive consultation.


Code of Practice for the Governance of State Bodies (August 2016)

The Code provides a framework for the application of best practice in corporate governance by both commercial and non-commercial State bodies. State bodies should demonstrate their commitment to achieving the highest possible standards of corporate governance.


Guide to the Governance Code 2012 (for community and voluntary organisations) - Updated October 2016

A guide to the Governance Code for community and voluntary organisations - the voluntary code of practice for good governance of community, voluntary and charitable organisations in Ireland.