Resources

The BPPA Code – Adopted at the associations AGM in 2015 this is our Code.

Police Media Guidelines These media guidelines are issued jointly by The BPPA, CIoJ and NUJ. They have been agreed at senior level by all parties. Please use them in a spirit of mutual professional respect to resolve any problems.

Metropolitan Police Media Guidelines 2015 – Scanned copy of the six page pamphlet available to all Metropolitan Police staff.

UK Conservative Front Bench Code Replacement File – Revised 15th July 2016 – text files ready for use with the IPTC Stationery Pad in Photo Mechanic

UK Counties – A .txt file with a list of UK counties ready to be imported into the relevant field in Photo Mechanic.

Press Complaints Commission Editors’ Code – The 2014 update to the PCC’s code.

The Independent Press Standards Organisation – Replaced the PCC in September 2014

The BPPA’s Constitution – the latest version of the rules that govern the association. Updated in June 2016.

The ABCD of UK Photographers Copyright – A comprehensive look at how the laws and regulations on intellectual property affect UK photographers.

HSE Basic Guidance Notes – Downloadable PDF document from the Health & Safety Executive covering the basic precautions for safety at work. 

HSE Lone Working Guidance – Downloadable PDF document from the Health & Safety Executive about working alone safely.

HSE PAT Testing Guidelines – Electrical safety advice from the Health & Safety Executive about portable electronic equipment.

The BPPA’s Submission to The Leveson Inquiry – Downloadable PDF of our January 2102 written submission to the standards and ethics inquiry.

HMRC Guidance on Record Keeping – PDF provided by Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs describing what records a self-employed person should and must keep.

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