EITI Rules

The EITI Rules 2011 have been replaced by the EITI Standard.

Transitional arrangements for current implementing countries will be agreed shortly. Countries considering  implementing the EITI should refer to the EITI Standard

The EITI Rules 2011 includes the EITI Principles, Criteria, the EITI Requirements, the EITI Articles of Association, the EITI Validation Guide and Policy Notes issued by the EITI Secretariat, conveying decisions taken by the EITI Board.

On 16 February 2011, the EITI Board agreed a new edition of the EITI RulesAn overview of the changes to the EITI Rules - 2011 edition is available.

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The Board has agreed the transitional arrangements to the 2011 edition of the EITI Rules. The previous edition of the rules may be in use in some cases, and is available here: