Defence ethics

Principles, values and expected behaviours of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members and the Department of National Defence (DND) personnel.


Services and information

About the Defence Ethics Programme

Military ethics plan and statement of defence ethics.

Ethics policies and publications

Code of values and ethics for the CAF, DND and the public sector. Ethics related publications.

Conflict of interest

Real or potential situations that could cause a conflict of interest.

Ethics scenarios: What would you do

Ethical dilemmas that could happen to you in the workplace.

Submit a Disclosure of Wrongdoing

File a report with the Internal Disclosure Office if you've witnessed wrong or illegal activities.

Protection against reprisal and dismissal

Contact the Internal Disclosure Office if you've been demoted or dismissed for reporting a wrongdoing.

Submit a complaint to the Ombudsman

Get help resolving an internal problem if your other attemps are unsuccessful.


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