Registering your charity

This guide explains when and how to register your charity once you have set it up.

How to register your charity (CC21b) How to register your charity once it has been set up, what you need before you start your application and what happens after you apply

How we make registration decisions The Charity Commission's core role is to protect the public's interest in charity. Find out how we consider applications to register charities.

Apply to register your charity Use this form to apply to register your charity. Find out what information you’ll need to provide and where to get it from.

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