The objective of the Corporate Governance Committee is to:

Define, promote and keep under review, high standards of behaviour in the management of real estate funds; and to ensure that Member funds, and firms involved in their management, agree to comply with those standards. The Committee is responsible for the maintenance and compliance of the AREF Code of Practice.  

If there are any issues members would like the Corporate Governance Committee to consider, please e-mail us at:


AREF Code of Practice

View the AREF Code of Practice as well as full details of the Self Certification process

The AREF Quality Mark

AREF fund members must confirm their compliance each year with our Code of Practice in order to obtain our Quality Mark.

Corporate Governance Committee Biographies

Corporate Governance TORs

28 Feb 2024

Corporate Governance Committee - Update

Click to read what the Committee is currently discussing and working on.