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Managing your PTA

Find out about the rules and regulations governing your PTA and get answers to your questions about running a successful association.


10 ways to start the year off right!

FAQs charity banking

Charity banking

The Charity Finance Group (CFG) answer queries on charity banking for PTAs.

FAQs charity governance

Charity governance

Confused about charity registration and governance? Look no further... the Charity Commission answers your PTA queries.

FAQs DBS checks

DBS checks

When do PTA volunteers need DBS checks (formerly CRB)? The team at Safe Network offer some guidance.

FAQs on AGMs


Everything a PTA needs to know about planning an Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Handover pack

Handover pack

Handing over detailed notes about every aspect of running your PTA will be invaluable for future committee members.

Wish lists


Deciding how to spend your hard-earned PTA £££s? Create a strategy for how wish lists and school funding projects should be agreed.

FAQs data protection

Using email and text to communicate with parents? How diligent are you about data protection?

Join your county PTA Facebook Group!

PTA survey

AGMs and EGMs

Succession planning

Succession planning

Good succession planning is vital to the ongoing success of your PTA, so identify any upcoming gaps early and put out specific appeals for help.

GDPR: What you need to know!

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The GDPR came into force on 25 May 2018, but how do they affect your PTA? Here's what you need to know.