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Breaches of professional ethics

Request for investigation

Syndic investigation

The Syndic decides
not to file a complaint

The Syndic decides
to file a complaint


File a complaint yourself

Filing a disciplinary complaint


Possibility of appeal

Professions Tribunal

You have 30 days to ask the Review Committee for an opinion on the Syndic's decision not to file a complaint.

You must personally undertake the steps for filing and presenting the complaint.

The rulings of the Disciplinary Council can be appealed within 30 days of notification of a not-guilty ruling or the imposition of sanctions.