Guidelines

1. THE BBC'S EDITORIAL VALUES

2. USING THE GUIDELINES

3. ACCURACY

4. IMPARTIALITY

5. HARM AND OFFENCE

6. FAIRNESS, CONTRIBUTORS AND CONSENT

7. PRIVACY

8. REPORTING CRIME AND ANTI-SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR

9. CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE AS CONTRIBUTORS

10. POLITICS, PUBLIC POLICY AND POLLS

11. WAR, TERROR AND EMERGENCIES

12. RELIGION

13. RE-USE AND REVERSIONING

14. EDITORIAL INTEGRITY AND INDEPENDENCE FROM EXTERNAL INTERESTS

15. CONFLICTS OF INTEREST

16. EXTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS AND FUNDING

17. INTERACTING WITH OUR AUDIENCES

18. THE LAW

19. ACCOUNTABILITY

20. APPENDIX 1: THE OFCOM BROADCASTING CODE

21. APPENDIX 2: CODE OF CONDUCT FOR COMPETITIONS AND VOTES

 

22. APPENDIX 3: STATEMENT OF POLICY ON ALTERNATIVE FINANCE

 

23. APPENDIX 4: FRAMEWORK FOR FUNDING PRIZES AND AWARDS

 

24. APPENDIX 5: GUIDELINES FOR BBC COMMERCIAL SERVICES ON EDITORIAL INTEGRITY AND INDEPENDENCE FROM EXTERNAL INTERESTS

 

25. APPENDIX 6: EDITORIAL GUIDELINES FOR BBC WORLD SERVICE GROUP ON EXTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS AND FUNDING

 

26. APPENDIX 7: ELECTION 2015 GUIDELINES