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    Code of practice for delivering effective governance of organizations

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  31-08-2013

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    0 Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Terms and definitions
    3 Establishing an effective governance system
    4 Principles that underpin an effective governance system
    5 Implementing governance
    Annexes
    Annex A (informative) - Governance policy development: Areas
            that typical governance policies might cover
    Annex B (informative) - Examples of different stakeholder
            profiles for different organizations
    Annex C (informative) - Examples of handling multiple roles
    Annex D (informative) - Self-assessment checklist
    Annex E (informative) - Map of BS 13500 against the UK
            Corporate Governance Code 2012 [2]
    Bibliography

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    Describes recommendations and guidance for the effective delivery of governance.

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    This British Standard gives recommendations and guidance for the effective delivery of governance. It is applicable to all organizations, whether large or small, public or private, listed or unlisted, not-for-profit or for-profit, and is intended to promote an integrated system for effective governance that encompasses accountability, direction and control.

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    Committee G/1
    Development Note Supersedes 12/30228065 DC. (09/2013)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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