Code of Practice

All members of our Association are expected to comply with our Code of Professional Practice. This Code of Conduct represents a relevant and useful set of guidelines to ensure that our Members contribute and play a vital and ethical role in the context of their work, community and business relationships. All ACPMT members are expected to comply with the following CODE OF PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE

1. Not to misuse their authority or office for personal gain.

2. Comply with the statutory regulations as prescribed within their area of work and to operate within the spirit of those regulations.

3. Conduct themselves in the manner not to injure the standing and reputation of the ACPMT.

4. Demonstrate integrity and humanity and observe the principles of the UN Declaration of Human Rights avoiding all discriminatory practices including those relating to race, sex, religion and politics.

5. Have regard for the interests of society in acting loyally and honestly in carrying out the policies of their organization.

6. Not injure or attempt to injure, maliciously or recklessly, directly or indirectly, the professional reputation of others.

7. Respect the confidentiality of information which they will possess in the course of their duties.

8. Engage in continued learning to improve managerial/technological competence and pursue new ideas and advances in technology.

9. Accept only such work as they believe they are competent to perform to the satisfaction of their clients or superiors and where necessary obtain expert advice.

10. Respect the codes of other institutes and associations relevant to their responsibilities. Be as objective as possible when called upon to provide their professional opinion.

11. Making every effort to conserve the environment, balancing the rights of future generations with current economic needs.

12. Preserving and, wherever possible, improving the quality of life within the organization’s sphere of influence.

13. The exclusion of corrupt practices.

14. Respecting cultural and moral standards and the dignity of the individual.