The Charity Governance Code

Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland has adopted and is compliant with The Charity Governance Code.

CÉHI Constitution | Memorandum of Association

Companies Act 2014 | Constitution of Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland
Download the Memorandum of Association at the link below:

CEHI Constitution 29 March 2020

CÉHI Strategic Statement

The scope of our strategic statement is to set out Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland’s vision, our mission, and our principles for the next three years, 2021-2024. It outlines our core areas of activity and identifies some of the key strategic and developmental issues for the harp in Ireland. It also proposes a framework for the actions we agree to address these issues.

Read or download our statement at this link below:

CEHI Strategic Statement Jan 24 2021

CÉHI Annual Report & Financial Statements 2022

Download Cruit Éireann/Harp Ireland Annual Report & Financial Statements 2022 here:

CÉHI Annual Report and Statement of Accounts 2022

CÉHI Governance Letter 2022

CÉHI compliance to the Governance Transparency Scale for organisations in receipt of recurring Arts Council funding.


Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland’s Guiding Principles for Fundraising

Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland is committed to transparency and accountability in all our work.
These voluntary principles aim to:

• improve fundraising practice
• promote high levels of accountability and transparency in fundraising
• provide clarity and assurances to donors about the organisations they support.

Read our Donor Charter, Feedback and Complaints Procedure and details of how we comply with these principles.

CEHI Guiding Principles for Fundraising 2021

Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland’s Feedback and Complaints Procedure 2021

Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland is committed to ensuring that all communications and dealings with our stakeholders, supporters and the general public are of the highest possible standard. We listen and respond to your views so that we can continually improve our services.
Download or read our Feedback and Complaints Procedure PDF at the link below:

CEHI Feedback and Complaints Procedure 2021

CÉHI Conflict of Interest Policy 2021

Cruit Éireann/Harp Ireland has set out their Conflict of Interest Policy.

The purpose of this policy is to assist the directors of Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland (CÉHI) to effectively identify, record and manage any conflicts of interest in order to protect the integrity of CÉHI and to ensure that the directors act in the best interest of their charity.

Read or download our statement at this link below:

CEHI Conflicts of Interest Policy 2021

CÉHI Commissioning Policy

Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland is taking a step-by-step approach to commissioning new work.
Our overall aim is to encourage current harpers to compose and arrange for solo harpers and for
ensembles. A key objective is to broaden our reach, encourage diversity of approach and to commission work from non-harpers so that a more diverse repertoire may begin to emerge, while remaining true to the harp’s unique identity and sound.
Download CÉHI Commissioning Policy here:

CÉHI Commissioning Policy 2023

CÉHI Data Protection Policy

This policy is a statement of Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland’s commitment to protect the rights and privacy of individuals in accordance with the Data Protection Acts.
Download CÉHI Data Protection Policy here:

CEHI Data Protection Policy 2023

CÉHI EDI Policy Statement

Diversity is a core organisational value of Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland (CÉHI) and is centred on respecting diversity of harping practice, of public engagement, and of our harping traditions. This core value attests to the organisation’s commitment to and appreciation of the value of diversity.
Download CÉHI EDI Policy Statement here:

CEHI EDI Policy Statement 2023

CÉHI Quality Assurance Systems

All of our work is delivered to the highest standards in line with our quality assurance standards. Download CÉHI Quality Assurance Systems here:

CEHI Quality Assurance Systems 2023

CÉHI Student and Volunteer Policy

Cruit Éireann, Harp Ireland (CÉHI) believes that voluntary participation in our company is a valuable opportunity where a student or volunteer will learn about and experience the importance of our work. We appreciate the energy and enthusiasm new people bring to the environment.
Download CÉHI Student and Volunteer Policy here:

CEHI Student and Volunteer Policy 2023