Draft Revised Code of Good Practices on Fiscal Transparency

Date: October 19, 2006
Electronic Access: Full text

Summary:The IMF is in the process of revising its 2001 Code of Good Practices on Fiscal Transparency. The four core principles of the original Code remain unchanged in the revision: institutional clarity, open budget processes, public information and integrity. However, the document has been updated and broadened to reflect recent developments and practices. The IMF is requesting public comment on the proposed revised Code. The deadline for comments is November 17, 2006.

Series : Policy Paper
Subject(s): Standards and codes
Notes: A Word file of the questionnaire is also available