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CIC Governance

This group is intended to help CIC's with how they are managed, led and held to account. 

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Governing documents for Arts Council application 1 Reply

I'm making an application for an ACE bid. They ask for 'governance' documents to be attached which I understand are the Memo and Articles of Association.For a CIC these don't actually include info…Continue

Started by Ben Waddington. Last reply by John Mulkerrin on Friday.

Non Executive Directors t 1 Reply

Hi, can anyone please inform of the difference between non executive directors and directors of an organisation within a CIC?Continue

Started by Mark Peters. Last reply by John Mulkerrin May 22.

Fundraising question 2 Replies

Hello, I'm not sure if this is the right forum for this question but couldn't find anything else in a search. Can anyone please advise re regulations about fundraising. I've been asked by a couple of…Continue

Started by Karen Black. Last reply by Eleanor Lisney May 2.

Minute Book 3 Replies

We are in the process of setting up our CIC and note that in the Articles it mandates that all meetings decisions need to be kept in a Minute Book.  Does this need to be a physical book?  Or can it…Continue

Started by Bob Bond. Last reply by Vicky Flood Apr 24.

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Comment by Neil Blackwood on April 26, 2017 at 16:30

That is correct.

Although it may depend on the voting tights of the Chair, who may have the casting vote?

Even numbers of directors are not always a good idea!

Comment by Vicky Flood on April 24, 2017 at 23:01

Hi Sorry if im being a bit dim, but I have a question about the new Person of significant control register. 

Our CIC is limited by guarantee and therefore there are no share holders and the directors meetings are equal voting so I am unsure if all the directors (4) hold it equally and therefore wouldn't go on it because it would be 25%?

Really sorry.. cheers

Comment by Jeremy Kite on March 23, 2016 at 11:19

Hello Jackie - fire away!

Comment by Jackie Scruton on March 16, 2016 at 11:39

hello i have just become a non exec director and hope as I settle in I maybe be able to 'pick' peoples brains




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