We have developed a range of materials that are available on this website relating to the regulation of charities operating within Northern Ireland. If you need advice about a specific issue we suggest that you first look at the guidance section on the website. All our guidance and other resources are available free of charge for you to download and use.
If you cannot find the information that you need then you should look at our frequently asked questions. Here you will find the answers to different issues that are most commonly raised with us. We hope many enquiries can be easily resolved this way.
The best way to contact us is by email via firstname.lastname@example.org
You can send us scanned documents this way too. We will normally accept scanned copies of documents and will not require originals to be posted in.
If you need to speak to someone over the phone you can call us on 028 3832 0220 or TextPhone on 028 3834 7639 Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm, except public holidays.
Email is the easiest, cheapest and quickest way for you to contact us. We ask you if at all possible not to write to the Commission, but to email us instead. If you are unable to use email you can write to us at the following address:
Charity Commission for Northern Ireland
257 Lough Road
Tel: 028 3832 0220
Fax: 028 3834 5943
TextPhone: 028 3834 7639
Directions to the Commission
The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland is based off the M1 motorway at Junction 10.
If you are travelling to the Commission on the M1 from the east, take the A76 exit to Craigavon/Lurgan at Junction 10. At the roundabout take the first exit onto Lough Road/A76. You will see the Commission on the left, opposite the Lurgan Loughview service station.
If you are travelling to the Commisison on the M1 from the west, take the A76 exit to Craigavon/Lurgan at Junction 10. At the roundabout take the third exit onto Lough Road/A76. You will see the Commission on the left, opposite the Lurgan Loughview service station.
If you are travelling to the Charity Commission from Lurgan town centre, head northwest on William Street/A76 towards Church Place. Continue to follow the A76 and you will see the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland on your right, just before the roundabout onto the M1 motorway.
The Commission is situated a mile from Lurgan Railway Station. Coming from the railway station, head northwest on William Street/A76 towards Brownlow Terrace. Continue along the A76 and you will see the Charity Commisison on your right, just before the roundabout onto the M1 motorway.
The Commisison is located adjacent to the Lurgan Loughview Park & Ride site, a number of bus services stop here throughout the day. For more informatIon on buses and travel times, please visit the Translink website at www.translink.co.uk.