Originally drafted by the Apparel Industry Partnership in 1997, the FLA Charter outlines the association’s mission, structure and programs. It has since been modified (latest modifications in February 2008) by the FLA Board of Directors and includes:
* Participation criteria for Companies;
* Affiliation criteria for Colleges and Universities;
* Accreditation criteria for Independent External Monitors;
* Workplace Code of Conduct; and
* Principles of Monitoring.