The Interactive 2019 ABPI Code of Practice

This edition of the Code of Practice came into operation on 1 January 2019. During the period 1 January to 30 April 2019 no material or activity will be regarded as being in breach of the Code if it fails to comply with its provisions only because of requirements which the 2019 Code introduces.

Update: For temporary changes to publication of 2019 Data on Disclosure UK in June 2020 please refer to the ABPI website


The 2019 Interactive Code can be searched by using the Index or Text Search functions below. It can also be accessed by clause number.

The Index is an interactive version of the alphabetical subject index in the printed Code. For ease of access it is colour coded to indicate and link to the information available in the Code in relation to:

Clauses in the Code (dark blue),

Supplementary Information to Clauses in the Code (light blue) 

Constitution and Procedure for further information (yellow).

Select clause number for the relevant section of the Code. 

The text search links to relevant clauses in the interactive Code. 




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