On 2 May 2018, the ASX Corporate Governance Council released a consultation draft of a fourth edition of its Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations. Submissions on the draft are due by Friday 27 July 2018 and are welcomed from all interested stakeholders.
The consultation package is available online at https://www.asx.com.au/regulation/corporate-governance-council/review-and-submissions.htm. The high-level summary of key changes below covers some of the more important changes but is by no means exhaustive. Readers are encouraged to read the Council’s consultation package in full for a comprehensive summary of the changes and the reasons behind them.