Definition of 'compliance'
Example sentences containing 'compliance'
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Clubs and players said they acted in full compliance with the law and on tax advice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The whole system demands compliance and support. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We publish detailed guidance to business clubs to ensure compliance is fully met. Times, Sunday Times (2014)All firms will also have to appoint compliance officers. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They do not require much of people beyond compliance with the law but they must demand that. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Successful universities have complained that these are bureaucratic and impose an expensive compliance system. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Spot checks will be performed by council officials to ensure compliance. The Sun (2011)It helps ensure general compliance with employment law. Christianity Today (2000)She said he would hit her with a slipper to ensure her compliance. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They will attempt to persuade them to complete it before those who still refuse are visited by a compliance officer. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Maybe governments can no longer rely upon unthinking deference to doctors that has hitherto ensured compliance in national heath crises. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He is also asking for the power to require organisations to have an independent report on their compliance with data laws. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Putting solid compliance systems in place is an important part of showing how serious and robust our approach is to these issues. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We conducted our audit work in full compliance '. Times, Sunday Times (2013)To ensure full building regulation compliance, certification is required. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They can't afford to hire compliance officers to keep abreast of endless new laws. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They don't just need systems to ensure compliance. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Since that time, we have overhauled our compliance systems and procedures. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But the Convention concept of legality entailed more than mere compliance with domestic law. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A pity he did not do more of it when he was a compliance officer. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He will ensure complete compliance with all safety procedures and controlled conditions, and ensure the correct reporting procedures are followed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The latter includes policing the public sector to ensure compliance with statutory duties over gender, race and disability in providing services. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It insisted it had 'always acted in compliance with applicable laws '. Times, Sunday Times (2012)One compliance officer was known universally as Inspector Wexford. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Trends of 'compliance'
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Translations for 'compliance'
British English: compliance NOUN
Compliance with something, for example a law, treaty, or agreement means doing what you are required or expected to do.
Inspectors were sent to visit nuclear sites and verify compliance with the treaty.
Definition of compliance from the Collins English Dictionary
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