6.3 Statement of Conformance
Top management shall establish a Statement of Conformance with the principles of:
a) International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers;
b) Montreux Document on Pertinent International Legal Obligations and Good Practices for States Related to Operations of Private Military and Security Companies During Armed Conflict; and
c) Applicable IHL, human rights, and customary laws and agreements (see Annex A.2).
The Statement of Conformance shall be:
a) Documented, implemented, and maintained;
b) Communicated to and confirmed by all appropriate people working for or on behalf of the organization (including subcontractors);
c) Available to stakeholders; and
d) Visibly endorsed by top management.