About the Scotiabank Whistleblower Program

The Whistleblower Program is designed as a control to support and protect the integrity of the Bank, and its subsidiaries, financial reporting, its business dealings and adherence to the Scotiabank Code of Conduct and its regulatory obligations.

The Whistleblower Program is only one of the channels available to all employees globally at Scotiabank for reporting concerns. This portal provides Scotiabank employees, inclusive of contingent workers, third parties or affiliates the opportunity to confidentially and anonymously raise concerns of related to suspected or potential wrongdoing.

You will be protected when you report, in good faith, any actual, suspected or potential breach of the Scotiabank Code of Conduct or Scotiabank policies, procedures, processes, or controls. At Scotiabank, retaliation against any employee who raises and issue or concern in good faith is strictly forbidden.


  • Misrepresentation or falsification of financial statements
  • Improper sales practices
  • Theft, defalcation, forgery or the destruction of documents
  • Manipulating sales tracking systems
  • Insider trading/securities violations
  • Conflicts of interest
  • Nepotism
  • Giving or receiving kickbacks
  • Offering a bribe
  • Failing to follow a local process or procedure
  • Breaches of privacy or confidentiality
  • Occupational Health & Safety concerns
  • Harassment, discrimination and racism
  • other Scotiabank Code of Conduct Violations

File a Report

What should I do if the telephone number is not working?
If the telephone number listed above is not functioning, please make your report online through this web site. Please indicate in the report that the telephone number did not work.

What should I do if the country I am in is not listed above?
If there is no service for your location, please make your report online through this web site. Please indicate in the report that dialing instructions for the country you are located in were not available.

After you complete your report, you will be assigned a unique code called a "report key“ immediately after you submit the report. Write down your report key and password and keep them in a safe place. Use your report key and password to check back for updates and/or questions.