The Natural Resources Committee is calling for submissions to its inquiry into Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG).

The NRC will inquire into and report on:

  1. What is Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)?

  2. What is/are the process/es employed or undergone by entities to craft ESG frameworks?

  3. What is the current status of ESG initiatives in South Australia, interstate and internationally relative to:
    a) Entities using the framework;
    b) Reporting standards; and
    c) Measuring impacts

  4. What are the pressures and opportunities for primary producers in SA regarding ESG?

  5. What does an ESG leader in primary production in SA look like and what are the pathways to get there?

  6. Any other relevant matters.

Learn more about Environmental, Social & Governance as a sustainability framework.

The Committee is seeking written submissions and expressions of interest to appear before the Committee from interested individuals and organisations by 23 February 2024.

Submissions addressing the terms of reference above should be sent to:

Post: Natural Resources Committee
GPO Box 572

For further information contact the Parliamentary Officer on 8237 9387 or

Acknowledgement of Country

The Parliament of South Australia acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional owners of this country throughout Australia, and their connection to land and community. We pay our respect to them and their cultures and to the Elders both past and present.