Resource library

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

Publication

Annual complaints report 2018/19

A report about fundraising complaints received by the Fundraising Regulator and reported by the charity sector in 2018/19.
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Publication

An external review of our casework

This is the Executive Summary of an External Review of the Fundraising Regulator’s casework conducted in 2018/19.
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Investigation summary

Against Breast Cancer and Recycling Clothes Company Ltd: February 2020

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Publication

The Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016: an analysis of compliance with fundraising reporting as of April 2019

This research analysis evaluates how charities are adapting to the fundraising reporting requirements of The Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016, as of April 2019.
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Investigation summary

Candy Cane Rescue: December 2019

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Investigation summary

The Salvation Army: December 2019

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Investigation summary

Against Breast Cancer and Recycling Clothes Company Ltd: December 2019 (1)

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Investigation summary

Against Breast Cancer and Recycling Clothes Company Ltd: December 2019 (2)

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Investigation summary

Village Hall: December 2019

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Investigation summary

Clayhall Community Centre: December 2019

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Investigation summary

Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen and Families Association – Forces Help: December 2019

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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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Consultation response

ICO consultation on a direct marketing code of practice – response from the Fundraising Regulator

A response from the Fundraising Regulator to the Information Commissioners Office consultation on a direct marketing code of practice.
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Guidance

Charity clothing collections

Advice for the public from Fundraising Regulator and Local Government Association on charity clothing collection bags.
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