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An introduction to planning and the planning resources available in the Community Resource Kit. A plan is like a recipe, it gives you the ingredients and their quantities, how to put it all together and in what order so that you get what you envisioned. read more »

An introduction to successful fundraising. read more »

A plan is only useful if it works in practice. Monitoring and evaluation will help you assess this and give you information to improve the programme or service in the future. read more »

Information about companies, cooperative companies, industrial and provident societies and Māori land trusts. read more »

A risk is a current or future factor or event that could negatively affect the project, service or programme you are planning. read more »

About the stages of an organisation's life cycle, development and typical characteristics. read more »

An introduction to communications and the communication resources in the Community Resource Kit. read more »

Information about annual returns and financial statements. read more »

Information about the dissolution and winding-up of a charitable organisation. read more »

The Institute of Community Directors Australia (ICDA) is an Australian best practice network for members of not-for-profit boards, committees and councils, and the senior staff who support them. In their Policy Bank, you can find a range of free templates for policies and procedures relevant to not-for-profit organisations. read more »

Information and resources including project planning tools for social change projects. The Social Change Toolkit was developed by the Think Differently Campaign, run by the Ministry of Social Development's Family and Community Services in partnership with the Office for Disability Issues. read more »

Information about Charities Services and registering as a charity. read more »

About the new reporting standards and when registered charities have to prepare financial statements that comply with the new standards. read more »

Information about conflicts of interest and how to manage them, including an example conflict of interest policy. read more »

This international site offers a free download of the Change Management Toolbook which is a comprehensive web handbook covering general change facilitation and management. read more »

A quick introduction to fundraising. read more »

The go-to site for general employment relations matters in New Zealand, Employment New Zealand is part of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. read more »

The Community Law Manual sets out comprehensive legal information in a clear, accessible way for everyday users. Covering many areas of community organisation law, the manual provides answers and solutions to common legal questions. read more »

Information about financial plans, budgets and cash flow forecasts. read more »

While the model of governance may vary for each charity, there are common core roles and governance functions that need to be considered by every group. read more »