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  • How to write your scheme of delegation You're required to have a scheme of delegation that shows who does what in your trust's governance structure. Follow our tips on what to include and what to consider when writing or reviewing your scheme. Learn how other trusts have written theirs.
  • Legal responsibilities of trustees in a MAT You should understand the required duties of trustees in your MAT. Read through this article for help with understanding their responsibilities under charity law and company law, as well as other pieces of legislation.
  • Members of the trust: appointment, removal and resignation Here's a run-down of the rules on appointing and removing members of academy trusts. You won't need to be involved yourself, but if you have a governance manager this will help them with any questions.
  • Members of the trust: roles and responsibilities Learn about the role members should play in your trust, and understand their key responsibilities.
  • Register of people with significant control You must have a register of people with significant control. Understand the requirements, see who counts as being a person with significant control and use our template register to help you stay compliant.