Codes and Standards

The ASF has produced a variety of codes and guidelines for its members. They can be downloaded in pdf layout

ASF Caves and Karst Numbering Code
ASF Code of Ethics
ASF Guidelines for Cave Names and Naming Features
ASF Leadership Guidelines 2023
ASF Minimal Impact Caving Code
ASF Minimal Impact Code of Ethics for Scientific Investigation in Caves
ASF Publication and Copyright Policy
ASF Risk management guidelines
ASF Safety Guidelines
ASF Training and Education Policy 2023