Code of Ethics


I am expected to:

Be faithful to the letter and to the:

  • spirit of the ethical codes of my vocation

  • laws of my country

  • moral standards of my community

Do all in my power to:

  • dignify my vocation and to

  • promote the highest ethical standards in my chosen vocation

Be fair to my:

  • employer

  • employees

  • associates

  • competitors

  • customers

  • the public

  • and all those with whom I have business or professional relationships

Recognise the honour and respect due to all occupations which are useful to society

Offer my vocational talents to

  • provide opportunities for young people to work for the relief of the special needs of others

  • and to improve the quality of life in the community


Adhere to honesty in my advertising and in all representations to the public concerning my business and profession

Neither seek nor grant to a fellow Rotarian a privilege or advantage not normally accorded others in business or professional relationship