Press FAQs

Can we film at Battersea?

We have three centres – London, Old Windsor and Brands Hatch – where we can facilitate filming requests for media during our hours of operation – please contact our press office on If you'd like to discuss filming at Battersea for a commercial product or purpose, our commercial or corporate fundraising teams would have to approve the request. Please send details to in the first instance and we can redirect them as appropriate.

Do you have a spokesperson available for interview?

We have a number of Battersea spokespeople who are available to speak on a variety of subjects around animal welfare and rescue. Please give our press office a call on 07525 800 851 or email with details of your request.

I'm a student and I would like to do a project on Battersea, can you help?

Thanks for thinking of Battersea. Unfortunately, as a charity, we simply do not have the resources to assist with student projects. We wish you all the best with your studies.

I’d like to come in and take photographs of Battersea animals - is this possible?

Thanks for thinking of Battersea. We do not allow photography in our kennels and unfortunately, as a charity, we simply do not have the resources to assist with amateur photography requests.

I’d like to speak to Battersea about advertising, who is best to contact?

Please email to reach our marketing colleagues. We do not have a direct phone number for advertising enquiries, so email is the quickest way to get a response. Our press office team cannot assist with these enquiries.

We'd like to work with Battersea to promote our organisation or product. Who can we speak to?

Thank you for thinking of us. These enquiries can come through the press office in the first instance and we can direct them to our Commercial or Corporate Fundraising teams, as appropriate.

Where can I find Battersea's key statistics and figures?

You can find a huge range of information about Battersea's work and history, including our key statistics, on our What We Do page. If you have any further questions, please email

What is Battersea's stance on...

You can view Our policies page for an overview of our key policies and positions. If you have any further questions regarding these issues, please email