Charities SORP

Application guidance for charity accounting

Emily Ford FCG

The Chartered Governance Institute SORP Engagement Partner (Trustees) Convenor Profile

About The Chartered Governance Institute

The Chartered Governance Institute (the Institute) is the qualifying and membership body for governance, with over 125 years’ experience of educating and supporting governance professionals. With a Royal Charter purpose of leading ‘effective and efficient governance and administration of commerce, industry and public affairs’, the Institute provides professional development, guidance and thought leadership, working with regulators and policy makers to champion high standards of governance.

The Institute has an extensive pedigree in the governance arena, advising governments and regulators on company law, charity law and governance issues. The breadth and experience of our membership enables the Institute to access a variety of applied experience in order to provide insights into effective practices across a range of organisations.

Online resources supporting good governance can be accessed at, including a dedicated charity sector knowledge hub: The Institute’s social media presence attracts over 32,000 followers (Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook), providing regular updates on a wide range of governance developments in the UK and overseas.