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April to June 2018

ACNC registers 249 charities in March (6/04/2018)
In March 2018, the ACNC registered 249 charities. The newly registered charities undertake wide-ranging work reflecting the breadth of the Australian charity sector.

Tathra bushfires declared a disaster (3/04/2018)
On 29 March 2018, the Prime Minister, the Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP, declared the Tathra bushfires (Bega Valley Shire of New South Wales) a disaster for the purposes of establishing Australian disaster relief funds.

January to March 2018

ACNC registers 242 new charities in February (15/03/2018)
More than 200 new charities were added to the Charity Register in February.

More than 100 charities face loss of registration (14/03/2018)
The ACNC has issued a public notice to more than 100 charities to let them know that their charity registration is at risk.

Commissioner Dr Gary Johns speaks about the importance of data (7/03/2018)
In his first public address since taking the role of Commissioner, Dr Gary Johns outlines his plans for the ACNC.

ACNC registers 177 new charities in January (16/02/2018)
The first month of 2018 saw 177 new charities take their place on the Charity Register.

ACNC submission to the Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters (12/02/2018)
The ACNC has provided a submission to the Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matter.

ACNC submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (12/02/2018)
The ACNC has provided a submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security.

Our submission to the review of Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission legislation (19/01/2018)
Today we published our response to the mandated review of the ACNC legislation.