A1 Telekom Austria Group

Compliance Guidelines

Code of Conduct

The Code of Conduct comprises the central behavioral guidelines of the A1 Telekom Austria Group. It summarizes the most important considerations and rules that apply to all of our employees and the entire management of the A1 Telekom Austria Group, and is an important element of our corporate culture. The Code of Conduct contains guidelines on:

  • Fair dealings with one another and with business partners
  • Handling of confidential and personal data
  • Avoiding and dealing with possible conflicts of interest
  • Gifts, invitations and personal advantages
  • Our responsibility for environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) topics
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Human rights
  • A1 way of working
  • Protection of corporate assets
  • Reporting channels for information about potential violations or misconduct as well as for sanctioning violations that have been identified
  • Communication of the Code of Conduct


Anti-Corruption and Conflict of Interest

The goal of these guidelines is to ensure that all relevant legal anti-corruption regulations are observed across the Group. These guidelines also include rules for Gifts & Invitations, Management-Consulting & Lobbying and Sponsoring, Donations and Advertising.

There is a conflict of interest when our personal and professional interests are in conflict. The guidelines provide help in avoiding or resolving a conflict of interest.

Guidelines Anti-Corruption and Conflict of Interest

Capital Market Compliance

A1 Telekom Austria Group is listed on Vienna Stock Exchange and therefore obliged

  • to notify all members of executive bodies and all employees of A1 Telekom Austria Group as well as other persons working for A1 Telekom Austria Group, of the legal prohibition of misuse of inside information,
  • to issue internal regulations on the flow of information within the Company (Capital Market Compliance Guidelines) and to monitor compliance thereof
  • as well as to take organizational measures to prevent misuse or disclosure of inside information and capital market compliance relevant information.

Trading with Telekom Austria shares by the Management Board and Supervisory Board is reported to the Financial Market Authority and published on the website of the Financial Market Authority.

 Guidelines Capital Market Compliance

Antitrust Law

The goal of these guidelines is to ensure that due to our conduct or business activities the rules of fair competition are adhered to.

Guidelines Antitrust Law