The Deontology Commission is charged with studying deontological questions and, when it is consulted by the Bureau concerning a possible violation of the statutes, rules, code of professional conduct, or decisions of the federation, with instituting an enquiry and proposing the procedure to be followed and the action to be taken.

It is composed of a president elected or re-elected for three years and of nine members elected for nine years, one third of whom are elected every three years.