Our approach to governance

Energy Queensland Limited is a Government Owned Corporation (GOC), established under the Government Owned Corporations Act 1993 (GOC Act). The Corporations Act 2001 applies to Energy Queensland Limited except so far as the GOC Act otherwise provides.

As a GOC, we are accountable to our ultimate owners and customers, the people of Queensland.

Our main governance objective is to achieve our business outcomes aligned with our ethical, social and environmental responsibilities. It is crucial to maintain solid governance foundations through a robust corporate governance framework. This framework is advocated by the Board and senior management, who encourage our people to carry out their duties in an ethical and responsible manner, protecting the community interest and our company's integrity.

The following information provides a overview of Energy Queensland’s Corporate Governance Framework:

Our approach to corporate reporting

In 2015-16 our corporate reporting for Energy Queensland Limited includes a suite of reporting documents which showcases our performance and that of our subsidiaries Ergon Energy Corporation Limited and Energex Limited.

Our charters and procedures

Charters

Procedures