Corporate Governance Framework
Individual responsibilities of Commissioners
2.10. Commissioners also have individual responsibilities as members of a public body:
- to comply at all times with the Commission’s Code of Conduct for Commissioners which reflects the Cabinet Office’s ‘Code of Practice for Board Members of Public Bodies’ (PDF) (opens in new tab)
- to act in good faith and in the best interests of the Commission
- not to misuse information gained in the course of his or her public service for personal gain or for political profit, nor seek to use the opportunity of public service to promote his or her private interests or those of connected persons or organisations
- to comply with the Commission’s rules on the acceptance of gifts and hospitality (and of business appointments) as set out in the Code of Conduct for Commissioners.
Last updated: 27 February 2023
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