The Code of Conduct for Prosecutors 2016 is issued by the Prosecutor General under section 17 of the Criminal Prosecution Service Act 2006.
This Code, binding on all prosecutors, forms the basis of all prosecutorial decisions and prosecutors must comply with its provisions wherever they are applicable.
Prosecutors’ compliance with the Code enhances standards of prosecution and improved access to justice.
“Prosecutors must perform their duties in an open and fair manner….”
– Code of Conduct for Prosecutors 2016