TISonline Social Enterprise

This TISonline information stream provides a wide range of practical information on social enterprises, especially in relation to their involvement in delivering public services. The content can be used by those working in social enterprises and those looking to develop them, as well as those working with them as funders, commissioners or partners.

TISonline Social Enterprise is an invaluable resource for staff and volunteers working in social enterprises, and for commissioners in local authorities and others that work with these organisations.

Social enterprise is a topic of growing significance, both nationally and in a regional context, and has an increasingly important role to play in the government’s agenda.

Coverage includes:

  • types of social enterprise
  • legal structures and governance arrangements
  • role of social enterprises in public service delivery
  • commissioning
  • financing social enterprises
  • accounting and reporting
  • tax matters.

About TISonline

This information stream forms part of TISonline, CIPFA’s online information resource for public sector finance practitioners. Our information streams cover the full range of financial and service functions of local authorities and other public service bodies, giving you a single point of access for essential, authoritative and comprehensive information and commentary on the topics that matter to you.

How to access this service

If your organisation already subscribes to this TISonline information stream, you can access it simply by registering and logging on at www.cipfa.org/tisonline using a work email address.

To set up a new subscription, complete the order form below and email it to E: customerservices@cipfa.org


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  • access for everyone in your organisation through a single subscription
  • regularly updated guidance by practitioners working in your sector
  • up-to-date information that keeps you informed on public sector finance issues
  • e-alert services to let you know when new guidance is available in your areas of interest
  • discussion forums for peer support, advice and sharing ideas.

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