REC Code of Professional Practice

The REC's Code of Professional Practice

The REC Code of Professional Practice has been created in consultation with members and industry stakeholders to ensure that all members of the REC conduct their businesses ethically, to the highest standards and promote good practice. It is binding on all corporate members. The REC has provided guidance to help you understand the Code and how to apply it.  


Click here to download the REC Code of Practice. 

Principles of the REC Code of Practice

  • COP - Principle 1

    Principle 1 - Respect for Law

  • COP - principle 2

    Principle 2 - Respect for honesty and transparency

  • COP - Principle 3

    Principle 3 - Respect for work relationships

  • COP - Principle 4

    Principle 4 - Respect for diversity

  • COP - Principle 5

    Principle 5 - Respect for safety

  • COP - Principle 6

    Principle 6 - Respect for professional knowledge

  • COP - Principle 7

    Principle 7 - Respect for certainty of engagement

  • COP - Principle 8

    Principle 8 - Respect for prompt and accurate payment

  • COP - Principle 9

    Principle 9 - Respect for ethical international recruitment

  • COP - Principle 10

    Principle 10 - Respect for confidentiality and privacy

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