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The Bribery Act 2010: Practical summary

The Bribery Act 2010 took effect on 1 July 2011 and covers bribery both in the UK and internationally. The Act's purpose is to consolidate, extend and better structure previous bribery offences. This helpsheet, prepared by ICAEW Ethics Advisory Service, offers a summary of the offences, penalties, Ministry of Justice guidance and procedures you should implement.

Issued: December 2012
Reviewed: July 2019