CIfA regulations, standards and guidelines

CIfA has developed a range of Regulations, Standards and Guidelines that are binding on all members and Registered Organisations to ensure that CIfA members work to high ethical and professional standards. These documents are listed below (all documents in PDF format unless otherwise stated):



Policy statements

  • Policy statements (including: Equal opportunities; Health and safety; Volunteers and students on archaeological projects; Environmental protection; Self-employment and the use of self-employed contractors; The use of training posts on archaeological projects)
  • Data protection policy

Health and Safety Guidance

See also: Other organisations’ guidelines

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