This committee brings together IFIA member companies that provide social compliance auditing services, chiefly in a second party context, for retailers and brand name clients who need their supplier factories to be assessed for compliance with labour legislation and so on. The Committee has developed a Handbook of Integrity Operating Procedures. The committee has also prepared a draft Code of Practice for Social Compliance Auditing which is currently undergoing stakeholder consultation. Comments on the draft Code of Practice should be addressed to

The Association of Professional Social Compliance Auditors

Bureau Veritas, France (Randy Rankin)
Intertek, UK (Kara Chan)
RINA, Italy (Cristina Ottonello)
SGS, Switzerland (Olivier Bellet, alternate Effie Marinos)
TUV Rheinland, Germany: (Andreas Muench, alternate Frank Dorssers)
TUV SUD, Germany (Jens Butenandt)
UL, USA (Dennis Cohen)