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Step One: Look through the list of policies and procedures to locate the one/s that your board or organisation needs.
Step Two: Download the policy you want (meeting these conditions)
Step Three: Adapt the policy to suit your organisation.
Step Four: Circulate your draft policy for comment.
Step Five: Adopt the new policy at your next board meeting, and communicate that!
Step Six: Make a “deposit” with your own great policies.
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