Resource library

Useful guidance, summaries of our investigations, and publications for donors and fundraisers.

Corporate

Annual Review 2018/19

Our annual review provides a snapshot of the progress that the Fundraising Regulator has made in our third year of operation.
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Corporate

Annual Report and Accounts 2018/19

Our annual report and financial statements for the year ending 31 August 2019.
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Publication

Our consultation policy and process

We are committed to engaging and consulting with the sector and public on important fundraising and regulatory issues.
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Corporate

Business Plan 2019/20

Our Business Plan sets out the annual objectives that will allow the Fundraising Regulator to achieve the outcomes in its three-year Strategic Plan. It includes information on budget, governance and s...
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Publication

The role of the Fundraising Regulator: public awareness, trust and expectations

This research provides a snapshot of trust in fundraising and the impact the Fundraising Regulator has made in this area.
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Closed consultation

Consultation on the Code of Fundraising Practice: closed November 2018

In the autumn of 2018 we consulted on changes to the Code of Fundraising Practice, with a specific focus on the style, presentation, clarity and accessibility of the code.
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Publication

Code of Fundraising Practice response paper: closed November 2018

In the spring of 2018 we consulted on changes to the Code of Fundraising Practice, with a specific focus on the style, presentation, clarity and accessibility of the code. This paper summarising our r...
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Publication

Annual complaints report 2017/18

A report about complaints received by the Fundraising Regulator and the charity sector about fundraising in 2017/18.
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Consultation response

Charities SORP Committee Governance Review 2018-19: response from the Fundraising Regulator

A response from the Fundraising Regulator to the Charities SORP Committee Governance Review 2018-19.
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Corporate

Annual Report and Accounts 2017/18 (Apr-Aug)

Our annual reports and financial statements for the period ending 31 August 2018.
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Corporate

Annual Report and Accounts 2017/18

Our annual report and financial statements for the period ending 31 March 2018.
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Publication

Code of Fundraising Practice consultation paper: closed December 2017

In the winter of 2017 we consulted on changes to the Code of Fundraising Practice. This discussion paper was released in October 2017. Comments were invited until Friday 8 December 2017.
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Guidance

Safer giving advice

This guidance is designed to provide practical advice to help you avoid fraudsters and scams, and make sure your money goes to support genuine charities.
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Guidance

Questions to ask fundraisers

Six questions that all fundraisers should be able to answer to help you to give safely.
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Consultation response

ICO GDPR Consent Guidance: response from the Fundraising Regulator

A response from the Fundraising Regulator to the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) consultation on GDPR Consent Guidance.
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Closed consultation

Consultation on the Code of Fundraising Practice: closed April 2017

In the spring of 2017 we consulted on changes to the Code of Fundraising Practice, with a specific focus on monitoring arrangements between charities and third parties, oversight of fundraising activi...
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Corporate

Business Plan 2016-18

Our Business Plan sets out the annual objectives that will allow the Fundraising Regulator to achieve the outcomes in its Strategic Plan.
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Corporate

Annual Review 2016/17

Our annual review provides a snapshot of the progress that the Fundraising Regulator has made in the first year of operation.
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Corporate

Annual Report and Accounts 2016/17

Our annual report and financial statements for the year ending 31 March 2017.
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Publication

Code of Fundraising Practice consultation response: closed April 2017

In the spring of 2017 we consulted on changes to the Code of Fundraising Practice. This response paper was released in July 2017.
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Publication

Complaints report 2016

A report about complaints received by the Fundraising Regulator and the charity sector about fundraising in 2016.
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Publication

Code of Fundraising Practice consultation paper: closed April 2017

In the spring of 2017 we consulted on changes to the Code of Fundraising Practice. This discussion paper was released in February 2017. Comments were invited until Friday 28 April 2017.
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