Our Policies and Guidelines

Our policies and guidelines demonstrate our commitments to transparency and accountability. This section outlines some of FPNSW's policies:

Code of Conduct and Ethics

Family Planning NSW Code of Conduct and Ethics reflects its commitment to transparency, accountability, and integrity. Family Planning NSW is a signatory to the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) Code of Conduct.

Privacy Policy

Our Privacy Policy explains how we collect, use and disclose your personal information.

Social Media Policy

This policy governs the use of all Family Planning NSW run social media sites.

Feedback and Complaints Policy

Family Planning NSW seeks feedback, both positive and negative, from all our stakeholders as an opportunity to maintain and improve the quality of services.

Whistleblower Policy

Persons, including but not limited to employees, volunteers, contractors, suppliers or members of the public who detect, become aware of or have reasonable grounds for suspecting improper conduct associated with Family Planning NSW can raise concerns in good faith.

Reconciliation Action Plan 2018-2020

Our Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) solidifies Family Planning NSW's commitment to reconciliation, and sets clear actions for the next two years to ensure the work we do is respectful, safe and inclusive for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals and communities.

Social and Ethical Responsibility Policy

FPNSW recognises that an ethical, fair, productive and transparent relationship is important in all dealings with stakeholders.

Separation of Development and Non-Development Activities Policy

Family Planning NSW development activities are strategically focussed on the improvement of reproductive and sexual health in defined communities.

Environment and Social Safeguards Policy

Family Planning NSW adopts a structured approach to assessing and managing environmental and social impacts.

Counter Terrorism Policy

Family Planning NSW adopts the best practice principles to safeguard the organisation against terrorism financing and money laundering activities.

Fraud Control and Anti-Corruption Policy

Family Planning NSW works to achieve the highest standards of honesty and integrity and comply with all relevant legislation and regulations.

International Capacity Building and Sustainability Policy

Family Planning NSW believes that capacity building is an essential element in creating sustainability of a program beyond the life of a project.

International Program Development Effectiveness Framework

The Family Planning Australia Development Effectiveness Framework guides the monitoring and evaluation of our international projects.

FPNSW Protection and Safeguarding Policy

Family Planning NSW takes our responsibility for child protection and prevention of sexual exploitation, abuse and harassment very seriously.

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