Case No. 14/14 &15/14

 

IN THE CHARITY TRIBUNAL FOR NORTHERN IRELAND

THE CHARITIES ACTS (NORTHERN IRELAND) 2008-2013

THE CHARITY TRIBUNAL RULES (NORTHERN IRELAND) 2010

 

BETWEEN:

DISABLED POLICE OFFICERS’ ASSOCIATION FOR NORTHERN IRELAND

Appellant

-and-

THE CHARITY COMMISSION FOR NORTHERN IRELAND

   Respondent

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DECISION NOTICE

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UPON HEARING from senior counsel for the Respondent on 30 May 2015, there being no appearance from the Appellant, a body corporate, nor any communication from it or on its behalf;

AND UPON being advised by the Secretary to the Tribunal on 26 August 2015 that the former solicitors for the Appellant confirmed that they withdrew their services from the Appellant before the commencement of the hearing;

AND UPON the Tribunal being satisfied that the Appellant was aware of the date, time and location of the hearing of its appeal,

AND UPON the appeal being determined in the Appellant’s absence;

IT IS ORDERED THAT:

  1. The appeal is dismissed pursuant to Rule 30(1) of the Charity Tribunal Rules (Northern Ireland) 2010.
  2. No Order as to costs.

 

9 October 2015

 

DAMIEN J. MCMAHON

President