Doing ethics every day

There are many practical ways to be an ethical leader and employee, and to develop ethical agencies and workplaces to support ethical behaviour.

Ethics good practice

Individual employees need to know how to make ethical decisions, have difficult discussions and support ethical conduct of their colleagues.  Senior executives, managers and supervisors also need to know how to establish workplaces with ethical cultures, governance, customer service standards and to measure ethics performance.

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Other resources

Other resources that all employees need to know include how to act in the public interest and how to report serious wrongdoing.  This section also includes a template for the Declaration of Private Interests. A declaration must be completed by all senior executives at least annually.

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Ethical scenarios

Test yourself to see what you would do when faced with some of the common ethical dilemmas that can arise in your workplace.

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Your responsibilities – a summary

A summary of everyday ethics practices.

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