Bribery in international business

Brazil - OECD Anti-Bribery Convention


‌‌Deposit of instrument of ratification/acceptance: 24 August 2000
Entry into force of the Convention: 23 October 2000
Entry into force of implementing legislation: 11 June 2002

Implementation and enforcement

This page contains all information relating to implementation of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention in Brazil.

Monitoring reports

2017 Follow-up to Phase 3 report

2014 Phase 3 report

2010 Follow-up on Phase 2 report

2007 Phase 2 report

2004 Phase 1 report



Brazilian Penal Code

Law No. 10,467 amending the Brazilan Penal Code and Law No. 9,613 [Implementing legislation available in Portuguese | English] 

Law No. 9,613 relating to money laundering and the concealment of assets




The OECD Anti-Bribery Convention

The OECD Anti-Bribery Convention establishes standards to criminalise bribery of foreign public officials in international business transactions.

Full text and related documents


Monitoring and evaluation

Monitoring of implementation and enforcement of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention takes places in successive phases through a rigorous peer-review monitoring system. 

Description of each phase of evaluation


Signatory countries

Reports relating to all signatory countries are published following peer review examinations conducted by the OECD Working Group on Bribery

Country reports


Data on enforcement

The enforcement data includes the number of criminal, administrative and civil cases of foreign bribery that have resulted in a final disposition, such as a criminal conviction or acquittal, or similar findings under an administrative or civil procedure.

Data on enforcement

OECD Foreign Bribery Report



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