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Independent Community Consultation To Inform The Review of The Charities Act (2005)

Strategic Grants worked as an external evaluator with the purpose of assisting Dave Henderson of Trust Democracy, and Sue Barker of Sue Barker Charities Law, with their independent consultation with charitable groups in New Zealand. The purpose of the consultation is to provide community input to the review of the Charities Act 2005.

Over 550 responses were received. The survey was distributed via email to charities across the country, and during community workshops.


View the Independent Community Consultation to Inform the Review of The Charities Act (2005).


Appendix A Survey Questions

Appendix B Survey Data


You can also read a summary of key findings on our blog 

Strategic Grants is pleased to have provided this work as part of our mission to build the capacity of nonprofit organisations across New Zealand.



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