Best Practice Guides

As the representative of the UK-based business software industry, BASDA has a wealth of experience working with the Government and its agencies on key issues within this sector. This section documents the best-practices to develop industry standards and processes that make a positive impact for our members, their businesses and customers.


BASDA Code of Practice with UK Government

Recommendations on best practices for public and private sector collaboration between for the IT sector.

Code of Practice

Best practices that set the standard for the supply and development of business software in the UK.

Interoperability Code of Practice

Encouraging the embracement of automated processes and systems in data transfer for public and private sectors.


Security Code of Practice

Ideally suited for software users and members who recognise the importance of the secure use of software.

Selecting Business Software Guide

Our guide to selecting business software ensures you make the right decision for your business.

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