The ASX Corporate Governance Council has issued a consultation paper on a proposed third edition of the Council’s Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations. The ASX has issued a consultation paper about changes to the Listing Rules and Guidance Note 9 to give effect to the proposed changes to the Principles and Recommendations. Submissions on the proposed changes are due by Friday 15 November 2013, with the changes to come into effect on 1 July 2014. We will continue to monitor the progress of the proposed changes.

For more details on the proposed changes to the Principles and Recommendations, the Listing Rules and Guidance Note 9, see G+T Client Update dated 20 August 2013.

See also the Council’s consultation package and the ASX consultation package.