Resources for trustees

On this page you'll find links to advice, resources and training to help you carry out your role as a trustee.

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Essential reading and resources

The essential trustee: what you need to know, what you need to do

A comprehensive guide from the Charity Commission on the roles and responsibilities of charity trustees.

The Charity Governance Code

The Charity Governance Code is a practical tool to help charities and their trustees develop high standards of governance. 

PAVO information sheets on trustees and governance

This series of information leaflets covers a range of topics such as principles of governance, trustee liability and insurance.

Training for trustees

PAVO offers training to new and experienced trustees through our Third Sector Skills project. Upcoming courses are publicised on our training pages.

You may like to watch these recordings of a webinar on 'Being a Trustee' presented by PAVO's staff:

Being a Trustee Part 1: Roles and Responsibilities
Being a Trustee Part 2: The Charity Lexicon
Being a Trustee Part 3: Conflicts of Interest

Powys Trustee Network

Join the Powys Trustee Network Facebook Group to ask questions, share information and hear about the latest trustee resources.

Get in touch

Contact PAVO for support with any queries about your role and responsibilities as a trustee.
01597 822191

Where to find us

Llandrindod Wells Office

Unit 30
Ddole Road Industrial Estate
Llandrindod Wells

01597 822 191

Newtown Office

Plas Dolerw
Milford Road
SY16 2EH

01686 626 220

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