14 Feb 2018

National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) have revised the comprehensive guide ‘Volunteers and the law’ helping to understand the legal rights and obligations when managing volunteers.

The content has been reviewed by Bates Wells Braithwaite, a professional services firm providing specialised legal advice to the voluntary sector.

Once registered on NCVO Knowhow, you will have free access the following information:

Volunteers and employment rights
Employment Status
Volunteering and benefits
Volunteering, tax and National Insurance
Volunteering and health and safety
Insurance and volunteers
Safeguarding, vulnerable clients and DBS
Copyright and volunteers
Young volunteers
Volunteer drivers
Involving paid staff as volunteers
Data protection and volunteers
Volunteers from overseas

You will also find a wide range of information sheets available to download on our website including guidance on Volunteers and the law.