Charities Regulator Model Constitution for Companies Limited by Guarantee - CLGs


The Charities Regulator has agreed a Model Constitution for Companies Limited by Guarantee. Any applicant who uses this Model Constitution will benefit from a quicker assessment process. The Charities Regulator has designed this Model Document to encourage improved drafting of constitutions. 
 

Click here for Model Constitution Document 

In the case you decide not to use our model you must ensure that you have at a minimum amended your constitution to include our standard clauses before your application for charitable status can be processed. 

 

Click here for Common Clauses for CLG

If your company has already submitted an application for charitable status, the Charities Regulator will require you to make these changes and will contact you in due course.

Important information for Companies Limited by Guarantee which are applying to the CRO to cease using the CLG suffix

If you are applying to the CRO (Companies Registration Office) to drop the suffix of "CLG" in your company name. Please consult the document below.

Winding Up clause for companies not using the CLG suffix