Factsheets

Factsheets

Below in the 'downloads' section is a series of factsheets available to NODA members.

They are meant as informational - If you have any questions that are not covered by our factsheets, please contact NODA by emailing info@noda.org.uk or calling 01733 374 790.

Click on the download links below to view information direct from an external website (please note we have no control or responsibility for the content of any external links) or alternatively download each factsheet from the foot of this page - please note that in order to view them you must be logged into the website as an Individual Member or as an affiliated society.

Child Protection Guidelines for Scotland
Criminal Records & Disclosure Code of Practice 
Data Protection Act
Getting charitable status
Licencing Act 2003

Musician Union Rates from April 1st 2019

Model Constitution - (Charitable)
Musicians Union Rates
Recruitment of Ex Offenders Policy
 

Disclosure and Barring Service by NODA

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Published Articles

NODA has published many interesting and useful articles over the years in our past national and regional magazines on such main headings of Advice and Support, Finance, Legal, Marketing, and Stage Management - you can find these past articles archived in the downloads section below for ease of reference.

Downloads

Factsheet - A Guide to Child Performing Licenses Factsheet - A Guide to Child Performing Licenses
NNCEE guide to Child Performance Licensing - May 2016 revision
Factsheet - Child Protection Policy (model) Factsheet - Child Protection Policy (model)
Model Child Protection Policy - version 3.5 June 2016
Factsheet - Children in Performance in Scotland Factsheet - Children in Performance in Scotland
Factsheet - CIO Draft Constitution Factsheet - CIO Draft Constitution
Draft CIO Constitution (2017)
Factsheet - Contract for Directors Factsheet - Contract for Directors
Model Contract for Society Director - version 3 June 2016
Factsheet - Corporation Tax & VAT Factsheet - Corporation Tax & VAT
Corporation Tax & VAT - version 4 June 2016
Factsheet - Covid-19 Coronavirus: Contracts Factsheet - Covid-19 Coronavirus: Contracts
Conronavirus and Contracts
Factsheet - Disability Access and Sign Language Interpretation Factsheet - Disability Access and Sign Language Interpretation
Disability Access and Sign Language Interpretation - version 3 June 2016
Factsheet - Disciplinary & Grievance Procedures Factsheet - Disciplinary & Grievance Procedures
Disciplinary & Grievance Procedures - version 4 June 2016
Factsheet - Duties of a Production Team Factsheet - Duties of a Production Team
Duties of a Production Team - version 3 June 2016
Factsheet - Duties of Society Officials Factsheet - Duties of Society Officials
Duties of Society Officials - version 4 June 2016
Factsheet - Equal Opportunities Factsheet - Equal Opportunities
Equal Opportunities - Version 5 2017
Factsheet - Fundraising Factsheet - Fundraising
Suggestions on Fundraising - version 4 June 2016
Factsheet - GDPR Privacy Policy for Children Factsheet - GDPR Privacy Policy for Children
Sample GDPR privacy policy
Factsheet - GDPR Privacy Policy for members Factsheet - GDPR Privacy Policy for members
Sample GDPR Privacy Policy for society members.
Factsheet - GDPR Privacy Policy for Patrons on mailing list Factsheet - GDPR Privacy Policy for Patrons on mailing list
GDPR Privacy Policy for Patrons on mailing list.
Factsheet - GDPR Privacy Policy for suppliers Factsheet - GDPR Privacy Policy for suppliers
Privacy Policy for suppliers
Factsheet - GDPR Privacy Policy for Trustees Factsheet - GDPR Privacy Policy for Trustees
GDPR PRivacy Policy for Trustees
Factsheet - GDPR The Facts Factsheet - GDPR The Facts
Guidelines for societies on the new GDPR
Factsheet - Getting into Print Factsheet - Getting into Print
Suggestions for Getting into Print and writing good Press releases - version 4 June 2016
Factsheet - Incorporation Factsheet - Incorporation
A Guide to Incorporation in your group - version June 2016
Factsheet - MD Guidance Factsheet - MD Guidance
A guide to Musical Direction in Amateur Theatre - version June 2016
Factsheet - NODA P&P criteria 2017-2020 Factsheet - NODA P&P criteria 2017-2020
Latest criteria for NODA's Programme and Poster competition
Factsheet - NODA's Legal Helpline Factsheet - NODA's Legal Helpline
How to access this service (for society memberships only)
Factsheet - Notification of Self Employment Factsheet - Notification of Self Employment
Notification of Self Employment form for completion by paid society employees e.g. Musicians
Factsheet - Organising a Workshop Factsheet - Organising a Workshop
A Guide to Organising a Workshop - version 4 June 2016
Factsheet - Performance Regulations & Copyright FAQs Factsheet - Performance Regulations & Copyright FAQs
Factsheet - Personal Liability for Unincorporated Societies Factsheet - Personal Liability for Unincorporated Societies
A guide to Personal Liability for Members of Unincorporated Societies - version June 2016
Factsheet - Planning an Event Factsheet - Planning an Event
A Guide to Planning an Event - version 4 June 2016
Factsheet - Political Campaigning Factsheet - Political Campaigning
A short guide to how to Politically Campaign - version 4 June 2016
Factsheet - Safeguarding - What are your responsibilities? Factsheet - Safeguarding - What are your responsibilities?
A guide to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults
Factsheet - Setting up a New Society Factsheet - Setting up a New Society
A Guide to setting up a new society - version 5 June 2019
Factsheet - Sub Contractors Factsheet - Sub Contractors
A guide to working with Sub contractors in your society - version 3 June 2016
Factsheet - Theatre Tax Relief Factsheet - Theatre Tax Relief
Theatre Tax Relief & Tax Credits guide
Factsheet - Writing Words that Work Factsheet - Writing Words that Work
A guide to creating good marketing tools - version 4 June 2016
Published Articles - Advice & Support - Costcutting & the Law Published Articles - Advice & Support - Costcutting & the Law
Advice & Support - Costcutting & the Law Basic advice on what to do and not to do to be on the correct side of the law
Published Articles - Advice & Support - Music Licensing (understanding the requirements) Published Articles - Advice & Support - Music Licensing (understanding the requirements)
Advice & Support - Music Licensing (understanding the requirements) basic guide to PPL and PRS licensing
Published Articles - Advice & Support - Stage Weapons Published Articles - Advice & Support - Stage Weapons
Advice & Support - Stage Weapons basic guide to using replica weapons on stage
Published Articles - Finance - Benefits of Gift-Aiding Published Articles - Finance - Benefits of Gift-Aiding
Finance - Benefits of Gift-Aiding basic look at the process of Gift aiding to charitable organisations
Published Articles - Legal - Trademarks & Reputation Published Articles - Legal - Trademarks & Reputation
Legal - Trademarks & Reputation basic guide to protecting your brand
Published Articles - Marketing - Creating a Facebook Event Published Articles - Marketing - Creating a Facebook Event
Marketing - Creating a Facebook Event Step by step guide to creating a Facebook 'event' and sharing with friends
Published Articles - Marketing - What can Amateurs learn from the Fringe Published Articles - Marketing - What can Amateurs learn from the Fringe
Marketing - What can Amateurs learn from the Fringe basic ideas of marketing strategies
Published Articles - Stage Management - A Change of Scene Published Articles - Stage Management - A Change of Scene
Stage Management - A Change of Scene - Learn to love your stagecrew
Published Articles - Stage Management - Careers Backstage Published Articles - Stage Management - Careers Backstage
Stage Management - Careers Backstage - overview into the role of backstage roles
Published Articles - Stage Management - Learning to love Propping Published Articles - Stage Management - Learning to love Propping
Stage Management - Learning to love Propping - overview into being prepared to improvise with props