Insofar as we ask for society's assistance to continue making progress with our mission, our duty is to give a clear, detailed and transparent account of the support we receive and to work constantly with great professionalism, rigour and coherence.
We therefore abide by a series of laws, controls and indicators that guarantee this undertaking.
• We are subject to current Government of Catalonia legislation concerning Foundations: Law 4/2008 of the Third Book of the Civil Code of Catalonia concerning Juridical Persons, Law 7/2012, of 15 June, concerning modifications to the Third Book of the Civil Code of Catalonia, concerning Juridical Persons and Law 21/2014, on the Supervision of Foundations and the verification of the activities of associations declared to be of public utility.
• We are also subject to Law 49/2002, on not-for-profit entities and fiscal incentives for patronage.
• The Josep Carreras Foundation applies Law 10/2010 concerning the prevention of money laundering and combatting the financing of terrorism, and has a manual describing the procedures and measures of control established for the prevention of money laundering and to combat the financing of terrorism.
• We have drawn up a Code of Good Governance and Code of Ethics that can be consulted here:
Code of Governance and Code of Ethics
• We have drawn up a Code of Good Conduct that can be consulted here:
Code of conduct
- Code of conduct (in Spanish)(PDF 81KB)
• The Accord of 20 November 2003 of the Spanish Securities & Exchange Commission approved the Code of Conduct concerning temporary investments by not-for-profit organizations. At the ordinary meeting of 27 April 2004 the Board of Trustees approved a Code of Conduct. Since then the Board has been informed, at each of its meetings, about compliance with this Code and has been provided with the relevant documentation concerning the investments made during the financial year. It can be consulted here:
• Finally, we have also published the 1994 agreement concerning the relationship between the Josep Carreras Foundation and Mr. Josep Carreras Coll.
Agreement between the Foundation and Mr. Josep Carreras
The Josep Carreras Foundation is also a member of the following organizations: