28 August 2018
After drafting our CIO constitution, what did we do next?
- We circulated the proposed new constitution around our members.
- At out AGM (mid May 2018) we formally proposed and approved the conversion and the new constitution as separate resolutions.
- All trustees had to sign an eligibility statement to be submitted with our application https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/731544/Trustee_Declaration_Form.pdf Getting all the signatures can be time consuming!
- We submitted the application online (the new constitution, the signed eligibility statement, the resolution to convert and the resolution to accept the proposed new constitution. Submitted at the end of May.
Then we waited to hear.…
Leeds Community Accountant