Legal structures

CEIS can provide support for organisations looking to develop their legal structures and how the different respective structures can support their Social Enterprise business aspirations. The particular advice will be tailored according to the organisations stage of development and can include unincorporated charitable organisations wanting to learn more about incorporation, including:

  • The Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) option
  • Incorporated charitable companies considering the possibility of setting up a trading subsidiary focusing a specific business area
  • Organisations wishing to look at non-charitable options such as a Community Interest Company (CIC)
  • Management committees and Boards on their roles and responsibilities.

To see how our business advisors can support your business, click here

To view upcoming workshop dates, click here

To find out if your social enterprise isĀ eligible for free support through the Scottish Government’s Just Enterprise programme, click here

For further information on how we can support your business contact us online or call Emma Stratton on 0141 425 2900.



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