The Collaboration Abides by the Following Principles:
Altruism To serve the needs of the global community concerned with immunization safety.
Collaboration To work together effectively by promoting good internal and external communications through open decision making and teamwork.
Worldwide Participation To promote global participation.
Independence To keep the Brighton Collaboration scientifically independent.
Multidisciplinary Approach To involve people of different skills and backgrounds, in order to benefit and build upon their contributions.
Generalizability To minimize bias by adhering to a strict scientific approach, ensuring broad participation and avoiding conflicts of interest.
Relevance To maintain Brighton documents up-to-date by identifying and incorporating the highest achievable quality of clinical evidence.
Accessibility of Work To facilitate access to Brighton documents through strategic alliances and choice of media.
Responsiveness To provide high quality information by being open and responsive to criticism.
Continuity To maintain continuity of responsibility for Brighton documents and key functions.
Accessibility To allow broad participation in the work of the Brighton Collaboration by minimizing obstacles to contributing and promoting diversity.