ISO 37001 enables organisations to identify and mitigate bribery risks, implement controls, and evaluate effectiveness. Follow a simple, guided framework to prevent employees from engaging in bribery and establish financial controls for monitoring transactions.
ISO 37001 mandates transparent anti-bribery policies and procedures, fostering trust among stakeholders. By publishing policies, conducting training, and demonstrating commitment, organisations gain greater stakeholder buy-in and exhibit a serious approach to managing bribery risks.
ISO 37001 aligns with anti-bribery laws worldwide, allowing organisations to centralise their anti-bribery efforts. Operate across multiple countries with different laws while following the unified ISO 37001 standard. Stay compliant with regulations like the FCPA, UK Bribery Act, and more.
ISO 37001 certification from Speeki Europe, an accredited ISO certification body, elevates your organisation's reputation as responsible and ethical. Gain the brand presence of a certification and attract customers, investors, and employees who value a strong anti-corruption culture. Stand out as an attractive investment target, backed by a robust anti-bribery framework.
Speeki Europe, an ANAB and COFRAC* accredited certification body, excels in guiding organisations to master their anti-bribery management systems through ISO 37001. We are committed to fortifying your strategies and ensuring they meet and exceed global anti-bribery norms.
Speeki Europe's global reach and expertise in anti-bribery laws and ISO 37001 standards make us the ideal partner in your compliance journey. With our ANAB and COFRAC* accreditation, you gain access to the wisdom and insights of seasoned professionals in ISO 37001 anti-bribery management.
Our secret weapon are our auditors. They are practical, highly understanding of anti-bribery risks and excellent communicators. They add significant value to clients on their certification journey. They are our main value proposition to the clients selecting Speeki as their certification partner.
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The selection of an experienced and accredited certification body is crucial. Speeki Europe, an ANAB and COFRAC* accredited certification body, boasts unrivalled expertise in ISO 37001 anti-bribery compliance. With over a decade of experience building anti-bribery programmes, we have certified companies globally, reinforcing our stature as leaders in the domain.
The simplicity of ISO 37001 belies the importance of comprehending its requirements. Speeki Europe, while maintaining an impartial stance, is poised to offer training and practice audits to ensure you are well-acquainted with the ISO 37001 standard. We know the standard very well and know how to manage audits.
With insights into ISO 37001, it’s time for you to implement your Anti-Bribery Management System (ABMS) that aligns with the standard. An ABMS incorporates policies, procedures, and controls designed to prevent, detect, and counteract bribery. If your organisation already possesses an anti-bribery compliance programme, augmenting it to meet ISO 37001 should be a smooth transition.
With an ABMS in place, you're ready to pursue ISO 37001 certification. Speeki Europe will conduct an audit to validate your organisation's compliance with the standard. Certification is valid for three years, involving an extensive audit in the first year and follow-up audits in subsequent years to address any changes.
If you are successful in the audit, you will be issued a certificate of conformity to ISO 37001
This certificate will demonstrate to your stakeholders that your organisation is committed to preventing bribery. It is the ultimate way to prove the value of your compliance efforts and be rewarded for all your hard work in building an anti-bribery programme.
ISO 37001 certification signifies that an organisation has implemented an anti-bribery management system that meets international standards. It demonstrates commitment to ethical practices and compliance with anti-bribery laws.
ISO 37001 outlines requirements for establishing, implementing, and maintaining an Anti-Bribery Management System (ABMS) designed to help organisations prevent, detect, and address bribery.
The cost of ISO 37001 certification varies depending on factors such as the size of the organisation, the complexity of operations, and the certification body. We can get you a quote to start your budgeting.
ISO 37001 is applied to prevent bribery in an organisation. It helps establish policies, procedures, and controls for identifying and mitigating bribery risks, ensuring compliance with laws and regulations.
Anti-bribery refers to policies, practices, and actions aimed at preventing, detecting, and addressing bribery, which involves offering, giving, receiving, or soliciting something of value to influence actions.
The principle of anti-bribery involves adhering to ethical standards and legal requirements, ensuring transparency, accountability, and implementing controls to prevent and detect bribery in an organisation.
Anti-corruption encompasses a broader range of unethical practices, including bribery, fraud, and embezzlement. Anti-bribery specifically targets the prevention, detection, and addressing of bribery acts.
ABMS in ISO 37001 refers to Anti-Bribery Management System. It comprises policies, procedures, and controls designed to help organisations prevent, detect, and address bribery, ensuring compliance with laws.
ISO 37001 is not mandatory but is highly recommended for organisations seeking to establish a robust anti-bribery framework. It's a globally recognised standard that enhances reputation and builds trust.
The anti-bribery policy is a commitment to anti-bribery principles, establishing the framework for an Anti-Bribery Management System. It sets the tone for ethical behaviour and provides guidance on addressing bribery.
ISO 37001 helps in reducing bribery risks, ensuring compliance with laws, enhancing reputation, increasing stakeholder trust, and improving operational efficiency by implementing a structured management system.
Absolutely! ISO 37001 is suitable for organisations of any size. Small businesses can equally benefit from enhanced reputation, compliance, and trust from stakeholders by adopting this anti-bribery standard.
Yes, ISO 37001 is a global standard for anti-bribery management systems and is recognised and respected worldwide. It helps organisations align with international best practices in anti-bribery.
Choose an accredited certification body with experience in ISO 37001. Evaluate their credentials, expertise, and client testimonials. Speeki Europe is a reputable certification body with vast experience.
ISO 37001 certification is maintained through continual improvement, regular internal audits, and periodic surveillance audits by the certification body to ensure ongoing compliance with the standard.
The timeframe for ISO 37001 certification varies depending on the size and complexity of the organisation, but it typically takes several months from the initial steps to the final certification.
Without an anti-bribery management system, organisations are more vulnerable to bribery and may face legal consequences, including fines, penalties, and reputational damage if found in violation of anti-bribery laws.
The implementation of ISO 37001 involves top management, compliance officers, legal, HR, finance, procurement, and all employees to ensure a comprehensive approach to anti-bribery management.
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* COFRAC: Comité Français d’Accréditation is the French Accreditation Body (Accreditation N°4-0609. List of locations and scope available at www.cofrac.fr).