Role descriptions for Trustees, Chair and other board portfolio holders
Respective responsibilities of Board and Executive
Schedule of Matters (items reserved for Board decision only)
The main benefits of a Code of Governance are in inducting new Board members with a comprehensive governance document and in maintaining good governance practice in an organisation over a period of time.
A template Code of Governance for a fictional organisation is provided here.
The Charity Commission has designed these 15 questions to help charity trustees carry out a review of the charity's plans and decide what they need to focus on. Published: March 2017.