As well as helping animals in need and promoting animal welfare, we have important obligations to our supporters. In return for your commitment to our work we make this commitment to you:
We promise to:
The Board of the ISPCA is committed to the principles of good governance and believes in openness, transparency and accountability. The ISPCA is fully compliant with the CRA's Governance Code.
The ISPCA is registered with the Charities Regulatory Authority (CRA) Registered Charity Number 20008734. See http://www.charitiesregulatoryauthority.ie
The ISPCA is fully compliant with the Charities Institute Ireland Triple Lock Standard.
This means that the ISPCA complies with Guidelines for Charitable Organisations Fundraising from the Public, prepares an annual report and financial statements in full compliance with the Charity SORP (Statement of Recommended Practice under FRS102) and is fully compliant with CRA’s Governnce Code.
Please find here a copy of our Memorandum and Articles of Association.
The ISPCA fully complies with the Charity Regulatory Authority’s Fundraising Guidelines.
The ISPCA adheres with Charities Institute Ireland Codes of Practice on Fundraising as follows:
The ISPCA's Strategic Framework 2016-2020, available for download here, highlights our objectives for the five year period 2016-2020.
Members of the Board of directors as follows:
Noel O'Donoghue (Chairperson), Tracey Long (Kildare and West Wicklow SPCA), Marie O’Byrne (North County Dublin SPCA), and Fiona Squibb (Louth SPCA), David Skelly, Christina Petris, Tony Ross and Seamus Counihan.
ISPCA and An Cumann Éireann um FhoÍrithint an Ainmhithe are the registered business names of the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, a company limited by guarantee, registered in Ireland with the company number 460571. The ISPCA is a registered charity CHY 5619 and is registered with the Charities Regulatory Authority – Registered Charity Number 20008734.
The ISPCA acknowledges the annual funding received from the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM).
Registered Charity Number 20008734