Engineers uphold and advance the integrity, honor and dignity of the engineering profession by:

  1. using their knowledge and skill for the enhancement of human welfare;
  2. being honest and impartial, and serving with fidelity the public, their employers  and clients; and
  3. striving to increase the competence and prestige of the engineering profession.

The Fundamental Principles
  1. Engineers shall hold paramount the safety, health and welfare of the public in the performance of their professional duties.
  2. Engineers shall perform services only in the areas of their competence.
  3. Engineers shall continue their professional development throughout their careers and shall provide opportunities for the professional and ethical development of those engineers under their supervision.
  4. Engineers shall act in professional matters for each employer or client as faithful agents or trustees, shall avoid conflicts of interest and shall not breach confidentiality.
  5. Engineers shall build their professional reputation on the merit of their competencies and services and shall not compete unfairly with others.
  6. Engineers shall avoid deceptive acts and shall not abuse public or private office for personal gain.
  7. Engineers shall issue public statements only in an objective and truthful manner. 8.   Engineers shall consider environmental aspects and sustainable development in the performance of their professional duties.