The Code is intended to:
Provide guidance to registered professional engineers as to appropriate professional conduct or practice.
Set out the minimum levels of professional conduct required to be met by registered professional engineers in Queensland so that they can carry out their roles within a framework of integrity, care for the public, and competency.
Assist the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal in determining whether the registered professional engineer has behaved in a way that constitutes unsatisfactory professional conduct, or practice.
The Code applies obligations on registered professional engineers to:
The main principals of the Code are: