Policy paper

Public trust and confidence in charities: parliamentary briefing

Parliamentary briefing of July 2010 showing the results of a survey carried out by Ipsos MORI on behalf of the commission.

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After doctors and the police, charities are the most trusted group and this trust is increasing. Part of this trust could be due to the commission’s role as regulator for the sector.

Members of the public place most importance on knowing:

  • where their donations are going
  • that they reach the charities beneficiaries
Published 1 July 2010