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  • 22 Feb 2010

    Directors Social Impact Study

    Directors are making a significant contribution to Australian society and the economy through their deep involvement in charities, community service organisations and other not-for-profit (NFP) boards, a new study by the Australian Institute of Company Directors has found.The Directors Socia...

    Content Type: Media Release

  • 30 Jan 2013

    Role of the Chairman

    The chair acts as an important link between the board and the CEO/company. The role of the chair is not defined in the Corporations Act 2001. Thus many functions of the chair are customary rather than formalised by law. This Q&A outlines the role and responsibilities of the chairman both inside and outside th...

    Content Type: Director Q and A

  • 03 Nov 2010

    Submission to the APS Commission proposing new set of Australian Public Service Values

    On 4 November 2010 the Australian Institute of Company Directors wrote to the Australian Public Service Commission in response to its discussion paper Proposing a new set of Australian Public Service Values.   Having reviewed the revised set of APS Values they appear appropriate to us, particul...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 02 Mar 2004

    Large Business and Tax Compliance

    “Questions to be asked of tax advisors to assist boards in assessing and managing tax risks for corporations” 3 March 2004To The Commissioner of Taxation Mr Michael CarmodyCommissioner of TaxationPO Box 900 Civic SquareCANBERRA ACT 2608 Dear Mr Carmody, Larg...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 12 May 2002

    Invitation to comment on the Draft Version of the 2002 GRI Sustainability Reporting Guidelines

    Submission to Mr Sean Gilbert, Guidelines Manager. 13 May 2002Mr Sean Gilbert, Guidelines Manager INVITATION TO COMMENT ON THE DRAFT VERSION OF THE 2002 GRI "SUSTAINABILITY REPORTING GUIDELINES" The Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) appreciates the opportunity to review the Draft Version ...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 18 Jan 2011

    Corporate Responsibility Organisations

    Australian Australian Shareholders’ Association (ASA). Read policy statements, submissions and opinion pieces. St James Ethics Centre International AccountAbility A UK-based but international member organisation concerned with developing competencies in...

    Content Type: General

  • 27 Nov 2000

    AICD Submission on the Innovation Action Plan

    28 November 2000The Hon John Howard PM, Senator Nick Minchin MP, The Hon Dr David Kemp MP, Senator Richard Alston MP AICD SUBMISSION ONTHE INNOVATION ACTION PLAN EXECUTIVE SUMMARY AND RECOMMENDATIONS The Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) urges the government to act boldly and to demonstrate gen...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 08 Mar 2001

    AICD Submission to The Australian Greenhouse Office On Encouraging Early Greenhouse Abatement Action

    Submission to The Manager, Emissions Trading Team, Australian Greenhouse Office 9 March 2001 Manager, Emissions Trading Team, Australian Greenhouse Office AICD SUBMISSION TO THE AUSTRALIAN GREENHOUSE OFFICE ON ENCOURAGING EARLY GREENHOUSE ABATEMENT ACTION The Australian Institute of Company Directors (A...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 26 Mar 2002

    Review of Australias International Taxation Arrangements

    AICD/ BCTR submission to The Hon John W Howard, Prime Minister. 27 March 2002The Hon John W Howard, Prime Minister REVIEW OF AUSTRALIA'S INTERNATIONAL TAXATION ARRANGEMENTSI am writing to you as Chairman of the Business Coalition for Tax Reform (BCTR) in relation to the review of international taxation ...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 13 Dec 2004

    Auditing and Assurance Standards Board AUASB Strategic directions paper September 2004

    The AICD believes the AUASB should continue to base Australian Auditing Standards (AUSs) on International Standards on Auditing (ISAs), adding or amending if and as necessary to conform to Australian law and other necessary local requirements, and subject to ISAs continuing to be of high quality, which is exp...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 02 Mar 2006

    CAMAC submission on CSR

    AICD has lodged a submission with CAMAC pointing out that directors of Australian companies can and do already take into account a wide range of interests in performing their duties to the company and its shareholders.  AICD is strongly opposed to mandating any form of corporate social responsibility ...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 07 Nov 2007

    PJC Inquiry into Shareholder Engagement and Participation

    This submission comments on the PJC inquiry into Shareholder engagement and participation. Updated:16/4/08 with PJC transcript 22/5/08 with responses to questions on notice Cover Letter for PJC Inquiry into shareh...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 18 Jul 2010

    Open letter to next government What directors are looking for

    The upcoming election (Federal Election 2010) is an important one for our nation. Regardless of which party forms the next government, it is an opportunity to rethink not only the way government approaches some key issues but how it conducts its relationship with business. The Australian Institute of Com...

    Content Type: Position Paper

  • 19 Sep 2001

    Employee Entitlements Joint Letter AICD with ABA and others to the Prime Minister

    Submission to The Hon John Howard MP, Prime Minister. 20 September 2001 The Hon John Howard MP, Prime Minister PROPOSAL FOR LEGISLATION TO GIVE STATUTORY EMPLOYEE ENTITLEMENTS PRIORITY OVER NEW SECURED CREDITORS IN INSOLVENCY SITUATIONS Thank you for making time for a brief discussion about this issue ye...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 07 Jul 2002

    Review of independent auditing

    Transcript of AICD representation at the Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit. 8 July 2002 Proof Committee Hansard JOINT COMMITTEE OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS AND AUDIT REVIEW OF INDEPENDENT AUDITING CAMPBELL, Mr Gavin, Accounting and Financial Advisory Committee Member, Australian Institute of Company Di...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 18 Jul 2002

    Competition Provisions of the Trade Practices Act 1974

    Submission to The Committee of Inquiry into the Competition Provisions of the Trade Practices Act 1974. 19 July 2002The Committee of Inquiry into the Competition Provisions of the Trade Practices Act 1974 SUBMISSION TO THE COMMITTEE OF INQUIRY INTO THE COMPETITION PROVISIONS OF THE TRADE PRACTICES ACT 1...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 16 Mar 2005

    Submission to Laurie Glanfield Director General Department of the NSW Attorney Generals Issu

    Issues arising from the James Hardie matter 1 OVERVIEW AICD believes that the claims of asbestos sufferers should be met and supports the announced settlement between James Hardie, the unions and claimants under which this outcome will be achieved. At the same time, it is important that sw...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 29 Sep 2005

    Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services Inquiry into Corporate Responsib

    In its submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services Inquiry into corporate responsibility, AICD strongly supports the concept of corporate responsibility. It argues that the Corporations Act should not be amended to impose an additional generalised social responsibili...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • 30 May 2006

    Pearce Review Consultation Paper

    This submission responds to the Consultation Paper on Corporate and Financial Services Regulation released by Chris Pearce MP, Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer in April 2006. AICD's submission covers disclosure, company reporting obligations, corporate governance, fund raising, takeovers and dealing w...

    Content Type: Policy Submission

  • Director Sentiment Index

    Content Type: Event