Resource library

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

Guidance

Charity bags: advice for the public

This advice sets out what you need to know if you receive a charity bag and want to donate in this way. We also set out what you can do make it clear you do not wish to receive charity bags.
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Guidance

Charity bags: guidance for fundraisers

This guidance is intended to support charities and the companies they work with to understand the legal requirements and regulatory standards expected of them when distributing and collecting charity ...
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Investigation summary

Cancer Research and Genetics UK and Recycle Proline Ltd: December 2020

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Investigation summary

Age UK and The National Door To Door Company: September 2020

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Investigation summary

Leukaemia & Myeloma Research UK and Fundraising Support Ltd: June 2020

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Guidance

Guidance for fundraising platforms: 5 focus areas for donor transparency

The Fundraising Regulator analysed information provided to donors across eighteen well-known platforms. This guidance represents the minimum standard of information we would expect to see for donors t...
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Guidance

Online fundraising - advice and guidance for the public

This guidance is designed to highlight the key things you need to know about online fundraising platforms, whether you are setting up an appeal of your own, or donating to an existing one.
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