Our POLICIES

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Anti Money Laundering Policy

This policy applies to all employees of the Authority and aims to maintain the high standards of conduct which currently exist within the Authority by preventing criminal activity through money laundering.

The Policy sets out the procedures that must be followed, for example the reporting of suspicious money laundering activity, to enable the Authority to comply with its legal obligations


Complaints Policy

We are committed to working in an open and accountable way that builds the trust and respect of all our stakeholders.

One of the ways in which we can continue to improve our service is by listening and responding to the views of stakeholders, and in responding positively to complaints.


Counter-fraud and Corruption Policy

This Counter-Fraud and Corruption policy is to advise and guide members and employees of the Authority, contractors, suppliers, partner organisations and service users, on the Authority’s approach to issues of fraud and corruption.


Data Quality Policy

Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes Fire Authority recognises the need for an appropriate balance between openness and confidentiality in the management and use of data and information and the importance of this data being accurate and available, as a fundamental requirement for the prevention of injuries and deaths.


Employee Communication Policy

Effective communication is fundamental to the success of any organisation.

Communication takes many forms, and it is our policy that every employee of Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service has responsibility for effective communication, and for participating in the delivery of the organisation’s communication strategy through the use of the communication tools available.


Employment Related Policies


Health and Safety Policy Statement

Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes Fire Authority is committed to securing as far as is reasonably practicable, the health, safety and well-being of employees and other persons likely to be affected by the activities of the Authority.

This commitment is consistently and visibly demonstrated in a variety of ways, for example, the Fire Authority appoints a Member to lead on Health and Safety.


Privacy Policy

Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes Fire Authority (the Authority) as a Data Controller determines the purposes for collecting and using your data in order to carry out our public duties. The Authority is committed to protecting your personal information and this privacy notice explains how we use and share your information and how we protect your privacy. 

Personal data refers to any information with which a living individual can be identified.


Safeguarding Policy

Safeguarding children and vulnerable adults is “everybody’s business” and the Authority is committed to fulfilling an active role in safeguarding work.