The following is a general guide to some of the legal issues that may arise when your organisation is operating online. It is not intended to serve as legal advice in relation to your particular circumstances. You may wish to seek legal advice in relation to any legal issues you encounter.

Developing an online presence
e-Commerce and fundraising
Web addresses
Website terms and policies
Intellectual property and using content
Marketing campaigns and spam
Using social media or third-party platforms or tools
Engaging with customers, supporters and donors through social media
Legal resources

Legal tips

Just as your organisation may face legal issues when operating in the physical world, it may face legal issues when operating in the online world.