The Ireland Funds are committed to maintaining the highest standards of governance to ensure full transparency in how we operate. We are fully compliant with all relevant Irish Charity legislation and regulatory frameworks.

The Governance Code

The Ireland Funds are fully compliant with the Community, Voluntary and Charitable Governance Code. The Ireland Funds conducted a review of our organisation’s compliance in accordance with the principles outlined in the Governance Code for the Community, Voluntary and Charitable Sector in Ireland. We can confirm that our organisation is committed to the standards outline in these principles. We commit to reviewing our organisational practice in line with the recommended actions for each principle annually. To view a copy of our signed Governance Code, download here.

Commitment to Standards in Fundraising Practice

The Ireland Funds are signed up to the Charities Institute Ireland Guiding Principles of Fundraising.

The Funds are fully committed to achieving the standards contained within the Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising. The statement exists to improve fundraising practice, promote high levels of accountability and transparency by organisations fundraising from the public, provide clarity and assurances to donors and prospective donors about the organisations they support. We, The Ireland Funds have considered the Statement and believe we meet the standards it sets out.

To view The Ireland Funds Public Compliance Statement, download here. You can also see our Complaints Procedure download here and Donor Charter, download here.  You may also read our Public Disclosure Statement, download here.  Additional information about fundraising codes is available

The Charities Regulatory Authority

The Ireland Funds is registered with the Charities Regulatory Authority and embrace its work, the Funds charity Number 20028138