CAP Code of Ethics

The code of ethics of all members of the Canadian Association of Physicists is as follows:

Every member shall:

  • act in a manner worthy of the honour and interests of the physics profession and of the objects of the CAP,
  • safeguard at all times the public interest in matters of safety, health or otherwise, and
  • exercise professional skill and judgement to the best of his, or her ability and discharge professional responsibilities with integrity.


There is an expanded code of ethics for holders of the CAP’s professional certification licence