Corporate report

SSRO code of conduct

This establishes the principles and responsibilities by which all SSRO board members should abide.



The ‘Code of conduct for SSRO board members’ sets out the standards expected from those who serve on the SSRO Board. It incorporates the ‘7 principles of public life’, first published by the Committee on Standards in Public Life. It also includes sections on:

  • use of public funds
  • allowances
  • gifts and hospitality
  • use of official information
  • political activity

Individual members should at all times observe the highest personal and professional standards, fulfill their duties responsibly and act in good faith and in the best interests of the SSRO.

Published 19 January 2015
Last updated 19 December 2016 + show all updates
  1. Annual update December 2016
  2. Board Code of Conduct annual update December 2015
  3. First published.