As we prepare to add more content to this website, we're turning off the ability to sign in on ncvo.org.uk and knowhow.ncvo.org.uk. To ensure members can access what they need, member content is available to all users until the end of July. Visit our temporarily free-to-all tools and resources
Use this page to learn about the different types of governance review and what you need to consider when carrying out a review.
A governance review is a process that allows a charity to assess compliance and governance arrangements and to identify and plan for improvement.
Reviewing your charity’s governance helps to make sure you’re:
Adopting a recognised framework to review your charity’s governance offers structure and helps makes sure best practice is followed. The Charity Governance Code offers this.
At NCVO we have developed our Governance Wheel tool that allows boards to quickly identify how they are performing against the Charity Governance Code.
Last reviewed: 29 April 2022Help us improve this content
Get regular updates on NCVO's help, support and services