Reports and policies

Read the latest Kew annual reports, our scientific advancements and our policies on key issues.

Orchids at Kew Gardens

Our annual reports

The latest annual report and accounts of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. 

Annual reports from 2005 can be found on

The Kew Foundation annual report

Every donation to Kew makes a difference, and you have helped us raise £21.9 million last year. 

Read the annual report for Kew Foundation


Our framework

This framework document was drawn up by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) in partnership with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. It defines our key responsibilities and relationships, and arrangements for governance and accountability. 

Read more about our statutory obligations under the National Heritage Act 1983.