Volteface cover the policy and politics of drugs from the perspectives of science, health, lifestyle, culture, business and economics. Our ambition is to broaden the range of voices and perspectives to enliven and elevate this debate.

We cultivate fresh thinking and new ideas via our online and print magazine, policy reports and an ongoing programme of private and public events.

Volteface works with an array of partners across civil society, business, media and government to foster public engagement and formulate new evidence-based policy ideas. We are UK-based and focused whilst engaging with ideas and practice from across the world.

Organisational Vision

For the UK Government and public authorities to adopt an innovative, evidence-informed approach to drug policy which garners support across the political spectrum and in the public arena.

Mission Statement

We are an independent, cross party organisation that informs the public debate around drugs through excellence in policy, research and advocacy

Press enquiries:

+44 (0)7870 515 025


General enquiries:

+44 (0)203 752 4001


Volteface HQ

18 Hanway Street