This Policies Portal sets out the policies and generic standards of BT and the BT Group which, where relevant to the goods or services being provided, a supplier will be required to comply with.
|Generic Standards||Issue / Date|
|Business Management Systems||3/May 2019|
|Electromagnetic Compatibility||2/Feb 2019|
|Health and Safety||2/Feb 2019|
|Data Privacy||2/Feb 2020|
|Operational Equipment Power and Environment||2/Feb 2019|
|Sourcing with Human Dignity||2/Feb 2019|
|Product Stewardship||2/Feb 2019|
|Climate Change||2/Feb 2019|
Issue 2 for all document – Change to common format and style only – No change to contents
GS1 – Name changed. Ethics and conduct section removed since it is incorporated into GS0. H&S standard changed from OHSAS 18001 to ISO45001
GS0 - Supplier Pre-Qualification Standard has been removed.
GS1, GS7, GS11, GS12, GS13, GS16, GS18, GS19 and GS20 numbering has been removed.
Policies listed were effective from the 1st day of the Month shown (unless otherwise stated).
Anti-Bribery and Corruption PolicyABC_Standard_August_2016 (Effective from August 2016 to August 2017)
ABC_Standard_October_2017 (Effective from October 2017 to October 2018)
ABC_Standard_October_2020 (Effective from October 2020 to August 2021)
ABC_Standard_September_2021 (Effective from September 2021 to August 2022)
Gifts & HospitalityGifts_and_Hospitality_Standard_November_2016 (Effective from November 2016 to November 2017)
Gifts_and_Hospitality_Standard_March_2018 (Effective from March 2018 to March 2019)
Gifts_and_Hospitality_Standard_December_2019 (Effective from December 2019 to February 2020)
Conflicts of Interest PolicyConflicts_of_Interest_Standard_October_2017 (Effective from October 2017 to October 2018)
Conflicts_of_Interest_Standard_December_2018 (Effective from December 2018 to December 2018)
Conflicts_of_Interest_Standard_March_2019 (Effective from March 2019 to March 2020)
Electromagnetic Compatibility StandardElectromagnetic_Compatibility_Standard_October_2017 (Effective from October 2017 to October 2017)
BT supplier security requirementsBT Security Requirement V5.0 (Effective from 7th November 2022 to 16th April 2023)
BT Security Requirement V4.1
BT Security Requirement V3.0
BT Security Requirement V2.0