The union has always stood for high journalistic standards based on the NUJ code of conduct and the union backs members willing to take a stand for ethical journalism.
The ethics council deals with members' complaints, promotes ethical guidance and provides advice and support to members.
The council meets regularly and forms part of the union's decision-making structure.
It provides advice and information on journalistic ethics.
The union campaigns in line with the spirit of the NUJ code of conduct.
Ongoing campaigning includes the protection of members' sources and materials.
Contact the ethics council
The NUJ ethics hotline number is 0845 450 0864 (members only).
Email the NUJ ethics council: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Find out who represents you on the ethics council (members only).