Good Governance Principles and Guidance for NFP Organisations
October 18th, 2018
The Australian Institute of Company Directors, as part of its commitment to the Not-for-Profit (NFP) sector and its directors, has developed the Good Governance Principles and Guidance for Not-for-Profit Organisations (the Principles and Guidance).
How the publication can be used
Ten Principles – one way in which an organisation can use the Principles and Guidance is by focusing on the Principles one at a time over a series of board meetings. This format may be useful for organisations where directors are less experienced in governance or have concerns around particular issues.
Questions for Consideration – a key aspect of the Principles and Guidance are questions for consideration. The questions for consideration are designed to enable boards to consider the governance needs of their own organisations.
The Guide covers ten principles that promote good governance: