Frequently Asked Questions
How is the Trust funded?
Postcode Equality Trust operates its own society lottery and is entirely funded by the players of People’s Postcode Lottery. As more players join People's Postcode Lottery, more funds are distributed to Postcode Equality Trust and made available for the Trust to award to good causes. For more information, visit: www.postcodelottery.co.uk.
How is the Trust regulated?
Postcode Equality Trust is a registered Scottish charity (SC0045922) and is a company limited by guarantee (SC513161). Postcode Equality Trust operates its own society lottery and is regulated by the Gambling Commission under certificate 000-045323-N-324064 and 000-045323-R-324063.
How do I apply for funding from the Trust?
Postcode Equality Trust is unable to consider unsolicited applications as it operates on a closed application basis. Postcode Equality Trust is proactive in approaching charities and, as funds become available, will thoroughly research and select potential beneficiaries.
Which charities and good causes has the Trust funded?
Since Postcode Equality Trust was established in 2016, it has provided funding to and supported the following charities: Liberty.
I have been awarded a grant - what next?
If you have been lucky enough to receive funding from Postcode Equality Trust, you will be expected to provide twice-yearly progress reports and work with our Communications team to publicise our relationship. For more information, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.