Requirements for making application to settle a Cy-près Scheme


The Charities Regulator has the power to settle Schemes applying Charity property Cy-près (as near as possible to the intentions of the original Donor) under Section 29 of the Charities Act 1961, as amended by Section 8 of the Charities Act 1973, and by part 2 of the Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 2002 and Section 82 of the Charities Act 2009. The Charities Regulator's requirements to settle such Schemes are set out below.

FORM 14 (PDF) - The Charities Regulator's requirements for an application to the Board to settle a Cy-près Scheme.

FORM 16 (PDF) - FORM 16 (WORD) - Precedent Cy-Près Scheme.