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Guidance and support to help charities to meet their obligations.

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Information for donors, volunteers, charities and researchers.

About the ACNC

The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission is the national regulator of charities. We register and regulate Australia’s 57,203 charities.

  • We help charities understand and meet their obligations through information, advice and guidance.
  • We help the public understand the work of the not-for-profit sector and provide a free searchable database of charities.

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WA10.1% SA7.2% NT1.3% QLD15.7% NSW34.1% VIC25.5% ACT2.2% TAS2.4% 57,203 REGISTERED CHARITIES

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We recently spoke with registered charity Good360 Australia Ltd about their charity, the importance of volunteers in their organisation and how they manage corporate partnerships.
5 March 2019

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Newly registered charities

The ACNC registers hundreds of new charities every month.

These charities will provide a range of invaluable services including child and youth services, environmental protection, education and more.

We publish a list of new charities each month.

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