The Fundraising Regulator has issued an improved Code of Fundraising Practice to take effect in October 2019. 

The changes will make it easier for charities and third-party organisations to understand the standards expected of them when fundraising. 

The changes include:

  • Adding the rulebooks and legal appendices to the code, so that all standards can be found in one place;
  • The standards are in three parts, making it easy to know which ones apply depending on the type of fundraising;
  • Clearly defining the differences in law in England and Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland;
  • Transparent, jargon-free language.

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