Compliance Tax Compliance
Charities Governance Code
The company delivers the Award and discharges the full range of corporate governance responsibilities as required by company law. Gaisce is compliant with the Charities Governance Code, and will declare compliance annually in a report to the Charities Regulator. Gaisce’s Compliance Record was approved by the Council on the 18th of March 2021. The principles of the code help inform the work of the organisation and compliance with the Charities Act.
Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising
Gaisce is committed to complying with the Statement of Guiding Principles for Fundraising, a voluntary code of conduct drawn up by charity fundraising practitioners and donors with support from legal, accounting and other related professionals. You can learn more about the Guiding Principles on the Charities Institute Ireland. The Statement aims to:
- Develop fundraising practices in Ireland;
- Promote high levels of openness, accountability and transparency among organisations which raise funds from the public;
- Provide clarity and assurances to supporters, prospective supporters and the general public about the organisations which they support.
For more information on Gaisce’s compliance with these principles, please read our Donor Rights, our Donor Charter and our Complaints Procedure.