ACNC Videos and audio

On this page, you'll find videos and podcasts on a range of topics. All of our multimedia productions have been made accessible through Closed Captions, transcripts or both.

We are always pleased to hear your feedback and suggestions. Please email us at communications@acnc.gov.au or contact us on social media.

ACNC webinars

Online training for charities on topics to help them meet their obligations and work towards good governance. Register now.

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Now that you're a registered charity - 5 April 2016

f you’ve recently registered a charity with the ACNC, this session will help you gain an understanding of the obligations your charity has to the ACNC and when you are required to take action and report to us. Watch the video


Welcome to the board - 9 March 2016

The purpose of this webinar is to introduce you to being a board member of a charity registered with the ACNC Watch the video


 

Before you apply to register a charity - 9 February 2016

This webinar explores the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission information on what the Australian charity sector looks like Watch the video

 


What does the Australian charity sector look like - 28 January 2016

This webinar provides an overview of research based on data reported by charities for the 2014 year, as well as ways to explore the data. Watch the video

 


Reporting to the ACNC – the Annual Information Statement - 7 December 2015

This webinar explains what is required for the 2015 Annual Information Statement giving detailed information about reporting to the ACNC, including financial reporting elements. Watch the video

 


Managing charity conflicts of interest - 24 November 2015

This webinar explains how charities can identify, disclose and manage conflicts of interest to ensure their interests are protected. Watch the video

 



Welcome to the board  - 9 November 2015

The purpose of this webinar is to introduce you to being a board member of a charity registered with the ACNC. Watch the video

 

 


Meeting the ACNC governance standards - 5 October 2015

This webinar explains the ACNC governance standards. It explores governance issues in detail using case studies, and busts some common governance myths. Watch video.

 


Managing your charity in the ACNC Charity Portal - 14 September 2015

This webinar gives an introduction to the ACNC Charity Portal, covering updating charity subtypes, governing documents, responsible persons and annual reporting. Watch video.

 


Now that you're a registered charity - 3 August 2015

This webinar is for charities which have recently registered with the ACNC. It will provides an understanding of the obligations registered charities have to the ACNC including when they are required to take action and complete their annual reporting. Watch video.

 


Before you apply to register as a charity - 6 July 2015

This webinar covers the elements you need to be aware of when applying to be a charity, including needing an ABN, defining your charitable purpose and not-for-profit clauses, legal structure and more. Watch video.

 


Reporting to the ACNC - 1 June 2015

This webinar gives detailed information about what your charity is required to report to the ACNC, including the financial reporting elements. This session will be repeated in December 2015. Watch video.

 


Meeting the ACNC governance standards - 11 May 2015

The ACNC's Compliance team explains what the ACNC's governance standards are and how charities can meet them. This session includes case studies and Q&A. The webinar was held on 11 May 2015. Watch video.

 


Managing your charity through the ACNC Charity Portal - 20 April 2015

An introduction to the ACNC Charity Portal. Includes how to update your charity subtype, governing documents, responsible persons (including changing roles) and submitting the Annual Information Statement. Watch video.

 

Meeting the ACNC governance standards - 12 March 2015

The ACNC's Compliance team explains what the ACNC's governance standards are and how charities can meet them. This session includes case studies and a Q&A. Watch video.

 


Latest videos



Do you run a not-for-profit?-Auslan 2016

This video, in Auslan , gives an overview of when your not-for-profit may also be a registered charity, and what this means for you.Watch the video

 


What is a charity – 6 January 2016

This video explains the definition of a charity Watch the video

 


Lost charities

A message from the Commissioner on the ACNC's project to find registered charities not in contact with the ACNC. Charities that the ACNC believes are no longer operating will have their registration revoked if we are unable to contact them. Watch video


2014 Annual Information Statement

A message from the Commissioner on the 2014 Annual Information Statement. Including information on due dates and reporting requirements. Watch video


Overseas charities

A message from ACNC Assistant Commissioner Murray Baird on using the ACNC Register when devoting to overseas charities.

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How to find a charity using the ACNC register

An educational video explaining how to use the ACNC Register to find charities to donate or volunteer with.

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How to manage your charity using the ACNC Portal

Information on how charities can update their details using the ACNC Charity Portal.

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Maintaining registration

Information for registered charities on how they can maintain their registration.

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Notifying of changes

An educational video explaining when registered charities need to notify the ACNC of changes to their charity.

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Record keeping and reporting

A video outlining the record keeping and reporting requirements for registered charities.

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The ACNC Register

A video about the ACNC Register which is a public database of Australian registered charities.

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Protect yourself from charity scams

In conjunction with Scamwatch, some tips on how to protect yourself from charity scams.

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Meet the team: Victor Lovett, Aboriginal Liaison Officer

This video features Victor Lovett talking about his role as an Aboriginal Liaison Officer.

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Community Presentations Part 1

The ACNC held a series of community presentations in early 2013. Watch the Commissioner's presentation (Part 1 of 3).

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Community Presentations Part 2

Part 2 of 3 - ACNC Community Presentation with Commissioner Susan Pascoe

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Community Presentations Part 3

Part 3 of 3 - ACNC Community Presentation with Commissioner Susan Pascoe

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Latest podcasts

 

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Episode 1: About the ACNC

In this episode we discuss the role of the ACNC and its relationship with the ATO.

Release date: 22 March 2013. Length: 00:05:16

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Episode 2: Who can register

In this episode we discuss who can register with the ACNC.

Release date: 22 March 2013. Length: 00:07:00

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Episode 3: Religious charities

In this episode we discuss registration of religious charities.

Release date: 5 April 2013. Length: 00:05:40

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Episode 5: Health promotion charities

In this episode we discuss the various types of health promotion charities.

Release date: 10 April 2013. Length: 00:05:01

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Episode 6: Ongoing obligations

In this episode we discuss ongoing obligations of ACNC registered charities.

Release date: 16 April 2013. Length: 00:06:11

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Episode 7: Withholding Information from the ACNC Register

In this episode we discuss Withholding Information from the ACNC Register.

Release date: 20 August 2013. Length: 00:06:02

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ACNC Taskforce videos

These videos were produced by the ACNC Taskforce prior to the ACNC commencing on 3 December 2013.

 

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Charities and NFPs: What will the ACNC mean for you?

This video aims to answer some of your questions and provide more information about what the ACNC will be doing.

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Getting to know us: The people behind the ACNC

The ACNC will be responsible for regulating the charities sector when the ACNC Bill passes.

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The ACNC Taskforce: Answering your concerns

This video aims to answer some of the concerns we've heard from those involved in charities and NFPs.

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