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2020 Professional Standards Forum: Putting the Consumer First in Ethics

2020 Professional Standards Forum: Putting the Consumer First in Ethics

The Professional Standards Forum for 2020, held online on Thursday 15 October, was hosted by the Professional Standards Councils Chair, Mr John Vines OAM, and CEO, Ms Roxane Marcelle-Shaw. Over 60 delegates from across Australia heard from an expert panel on the role of codes of ethics in delivering consumer-focused professional and occupational services.

Registrations open: Professional Standards Forum on ‘Putting the Consumer First in Ethics’

Registrations open - Professional Standards Forum

Putting the Consumer First in Ethics: the role of a consumer ethics framework in delivering consumer focused professional and occupational services

Date: 15 October 2020
Time: 10.00am to 1.45pm AEDT
Venue: online via Zoom videoconferencing 

The Association of Consulting Surveyors National congratulated on their approved scheme

The Association of Consulting Surveyors National congratulated on their approved scheme

The Professional Standards Councils congratulate the Association of Consulting Surveyors National on their first professional standards scheme, which commenced in all states and territories on 1 July 2020. The scheme will remain in force for a period of five years.  

New Annual Membership Assurance Report

New Annual Membership Assurance Report

The Professional Standards Councils have released a new Annual Membership Assurance Report template. The new Report template reflects auditing standards issued by the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board and assists the compliance reporting required of associations. This Report replaces the existing certificates below, which will be retired:

Public consultation: Guidance Note on Scheme expiration

Public consultation: Guidance Note on Scheme expiration

21 years of regulatory innovation through professional standards

21 years of regulatory innovation through professional standards

The Professional Standards Councils has just released a new book, 21 years of regulatory innovation through professional standards, marking the 21st anniversary of professional standards legislation in Australia.