What Compliance means to Volkswagen

Compliance within the Volkswagen Group is of highest priority. For the Volkswagen Group Compliance means the adherence to legal requirements, internal corporate policies, ethical principles and self-imposed values for the protection of the company and its brands. We can only achieve sustainable success and prevent damage to the company, employees and business partners if rules and regulations are adhered to.

We expect Compliance and Integrity not only from our employees, but also from our business partners. Compliant behavior must be a matter of course for all of us. The business partners of the Volkswagen Group contribute significantly to the company’s success. Therefore, Volkswagen aims at a close cooperation with its business partners and expects compliant behavior of them and the implementation of an effective Compliance Management System.