We are connecting a global network of local corruption-fighting partners in some of the world’s most resource-rich countries to strengthen the integrity of the mining sector.
This document highlights a snapshot of the key integrity reforms our federal parliament must enact if we are to build a more democratic Australia.
A corruption risk is created if a mining company can disproportionately influence policy makers and shape policy decisions for commercial gain.
Lack of transparency, accountability and poor representation can lead to native title agreements that may not serve an Indigenous community’s best interests.
The environmental impact statement is crucial for government decision-making about mining. But how accurate are these statements?
What’s the track record of a company applying for a mining licence? Poor due diligence can allow those with a history of corruption the right to mine in Australia.
Australia’s mining sector is not immune to corruption. By working collaboratively to strengthen transparency and accountability, we can ensure it performs to the highest standards of integrity.
A stronger corporate regulatory system requires proper due diligence checks into the integrity, character and track record of directors and entities.
This timeline shows the progress of the Accountable Mining Program in Australia, the collaboration with our diverse range of stakeholders, and events that have showcased our work.
The regulation of resource projects through State Agreements lacks transparency. This means a company’s influence over political decisions can lead to terms that are favourable to the company but do not consider the best interests of the community and industry more broadly.