Code of Ethics

CIMA members and registered students throughout the world have a duty to observe the highest standards of conduct and integrity, and to uphold the good standing and reputation of the profession.

CIMA's Code of Ethics changed on 1 January 2020

In order to ensure that it remains relevant and reflects the changing dynamics and pressures of the profession, the Code of Ethics has recently been reviewed. The updated Code took effect from 1 January 2020.

View the new Code of Ethics

Read an article summarising the changes to the 2020 Code of Ethics 

Introduction to the Code of Ethics

View a transcript of the animation 

Previous versions of the Code of Ethics 

The Code of Ethics changed on 1 January 2020. The previous version can be accessed here (applied until 31 December 2019)