Code of Ethics

The Albury-Wodonga Volunteer Resource Bureau (AWVRB) is a member of the Association of Victorian Volunteer Resource Centres (AVVRC).

Members of the AVVRC agree to a Code of ethics such that:

  • Volunteers are given adequate advice and support to make informed choices.
  • The principles of volunteering are actively adhered to and promoted.
  • Volunteers are referred to not-for-profit organisations only.
  • Volunteers are not referred to individuals.
  • A volunteer is not referred to a job which was previously held by a paid worker or has been designated as a paid position.
  • Volunteers are not referred to organisations during industrial disputes.
  • Appropriate roles and conditions for volunteers are actively promoted.
  • The highest level of confidentiality is maintained.