Volunteers and the law

See below guidance to help you understand your legal rights and obligations when managing volunteers. 

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


Legal advice provided by:

  • Lucy McLynn, Partner, Head of Employment
  • Emma Dowden-Teale, Partner, Public & Regulatory Department
  • Joanna Howard, Solicitor, Public & Regulatory Department
  • Chetal Patel, Senior Associate, Immigration Department.