Transparency and disclosure

As a leading energy company, we consistently strive to meet the highest standards of governance and business conduct across our operations.

We are committed to open and timely disclosure of information to enable our stakeholders to make informed decisions about our company. This means being transparent about our financial performance, business activities and risks.

Corporate Governance

To reach a wide audience, we have a multifaceted approach to communications. Our communications include company updates via our website, publication of annual financial and sustainability reports, quarterly, interim and full year results reports, ASX releases and media releases,regular investor briefings, community newsletters, and face-to-face stakeholder meetings. 

Santos’ Board has established a set of group-wide program of corporate governance policies and charters that meet the requirements of:

  • The Corporations Act 2001.
  • ASX Rules.
  • The ASX Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations with 2010 Amendments (ASX Principles).


Santos endorses the Partnering Against Corruption Initiative (PACI) Principles for Countering Corruption and the group-wide corporate governance program incorporates and adheres to the PACI Principles.

Policies include: Santos’ Market Communication and Continuous Disclosure Policy, Risk Management Policy, Securities Dealing Policy, Environment, Health and Safety Policy, and Diversity and Equal Opportunity Policy. Santos’ Code of Conduct incorporates these policies.