Visit the Legislation Page for information on statutes, case law and other key pieces of legislation that impact on Managing Trustees' management of Methodist Property.

What are the general legal duties placed on Managing Trustees as charity trustees?  What does it mean and what can you do if a local community group nominates your chapel as an “asset of community value”? The Legislation Page provides links to internal and external guidance notes that Managing Trustees will find helpful in ensuring that they are acting in compliance with current legislation. The Legislation Page will help Managing Trustees in making sure they are taking steps that are only in the best interests of the charity.

If you have any queries in relation to the guidance in this document please contact TMCP Legal for further assistance.


Please note that this document is to provide guidance and assistance to Managing Trustees and their professional advisers. This guidance note is general in nature, may not reflect all recent legal developments and may not apply to the specific facts and circumstances of any particular matter. Also note that nothing within the documents and guidance notes provided by TMCP nor any receipt or use of such information, should be construed or relied on as advertising or soliciting to provide any legal services. Nor does it create any solicitor-client relationship or provide any legal representation, advice or opinion whatsoever on behalf of TMCP or its employees. Accordingly, neither TMCP nor its employees accept any responsibility for use of this document or action taken as a result of information provided in it. Please remember that Managing Trustees need to take advice that is specific to the situation at hand. This document is not legal advice and is no substitute for such advice from Managing Trustees' own legal advisers.