Corporate governance

Good corporate governance is a fundamental part of the culture and business practice of Energy Queensland and its subsidiaries.

Our main governance objective is to achieve our business outcomes aligned with our ethical, social and environmental responsibilities.

Energy Queensland Limited (EQL) is the parent company of the following operating subsidiary companies:

  • Energex Limited
  • Ergon Energy Corporation Limited
  • Ergon Energy Queensland Pty Ltd
  • Yurika Pty Ltd
  • Metering Dynamics Pty Ltd
  • Ergon Energy Telecommunications Pty Ltd

whose main business is regulated electricity distribution, delivery of energy services and other unregulated business activities.

EQL is governed by a Board of Directors whose primary role is to provide effective governance, oversight and strategic direction of the affairs of EQL to ensure the interests of the shareholding Ministers are protected, while having regard for the interests of all stakeholders including customers, employees, suppliers and the community.

Our corporate governance practices are in line with the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) Corporate Governance Council Principles and Recommendations, where applicable, and the Queensland Government’s Corporate Governance Guidelines for Government Owned Corporations. These provide a framework of eight principles that guide our corporate governance arrangements.

To learn more about our Corporate Governance policies, visit our Energy Queensland governance webpage.