The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) has published an updated version of its paper on the role of the company secretary entitled "ICSA Guidance on Corporate Governance Role of the Company Secretary". The paper, published on 24 October 2008, draws together and summarises a company secretary's main responsibilities in the area of corporate governance including responsibilities derived from the Combined Code on Corporate Governance, statutory and regulatory compliance and corporate responsibility.

View the ICSA Guidance on Corporate Governance Role of the Company Secretary (5 page pdf).