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Ethical Principles

Deloitte is committed to the highest levels of ethics, integrity and quality. This is evidenced by our business practices and client service standards, our leadership behavior and shared values, and most importantly, by the quality of the people we employ. In fact, ethics, integrity and quality are at the core of all our activities.

Deloitte Ethical Principles provide the foundation for ethical behavior that unite all employees in all Deloitte offices all over the world. In particular, these 9 principles offer guidance about appropriate ethical and professional conduct covering areas that are critically important to our clients, people and society.

Deloitte Ethical Principles
Honesty and Integrity We act with honesty and integrity.
Professional Behavior We operate within the letter and the spirit of applicable laws.
Competence We bring appropriate skills and capabilities to every client assignment.
Objectivity We are objective in forming our professional opinions and the advice we give.
Confidentiality We respect the confidentiality of information.
Fair Business Practices We are committed to fair business practices.
Responsibility to Society We recognize and respect the impact we have on the world around us.
Respect and Fair Treatment We treat all our colleagues with respect, courtesy and fairness.
Accountability and Decision-Making We lead by example, using our Shared Values as our foundation.

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