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Giving from Canada

The University has charitable status in Canada under Schedule VIII of the Income Tax Act 2000. 

On receipt of your donation, we will ensure that you are sent a receipt for Canadian tax purposes. 

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Foreign Currency Exchange: An exchange gain or loss may be incurred by a change in the exchange rate used such as when a gift is made at one rate and the payment received at another, this will generate an exchange gain or loss. 

  • Gifts by Bank Transfer 

Gifts can be transferred electronically to The Queen’s University of Belfast Foundation account to ensure prompt receipt of the funds. If you would like to make a gift via wire transfer, please follow the instructions below: 

Bank Name: Ulster Bank 
Address: University Road, Belfast BT7 1NG 
Account Name: QUB Foundation 
Sort Code: 980155 
Account Number:  61462012 
IBAN: GB52ULSB98015561462012 

Please advise your bank to include information in the reference field regarding the purpose of the gift. It is recommended that you email Jacqui McCormick, Donor Relations Officer, to advise us of the transfer of the funds. This will help ensure prompt processing and acknowledgment of your gift. 

  • Giving by Post 

Please send a cheque (payable to The Queen’s University of Belfast Foundation) to: 

The Development and Alumni Relations Office, The Queen’s University of Belfast, University Road, Belfast BT7 1NN, Northern Ireland. 

Please include a note with your name, address and contact details, and state the cause you’d like your donation to support. 

Alternatively you can download our Canada donation form.

  • Donations Online 

Donations from Canada can be made online - - in British Pounds. 

Online gifts incur a processing charge for The Queen’s University of Belfast Foundation:

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  • For Visa/MasterCard/Maestro cards, there is a 2.75% + 19p per transaction fee.  
  • For American Express cards, there is a 3.5.5 +19p per transaction fee.