The Board and management of Affinity Energy and Health Limited (“Affinity Energy and Health” or the “Company”) recognise their duties and obligations to shareholders and other stakeholders to implement and maintain a proper system of corporate governance. The Company believes that good corporate governance adds value to stakeholders and enhances investor confidence.
The ASX Listing Rules require listed companies to prepare a statement disclosing the extent to which they have complied with the recommendations of the ASX Corporate Governance Council (“Recommendations”) in the reporting period. The Recommendations are guidelines designed to improve the efficiency, quality and integrity of the Company. They are not prescriptive, so that if a company considers a recommendation to be inappropriate having regard to its own circumstances, it has the flexibility not to follow it. Where a company has not followed all the Recommendations, it must identify which Recommendations have not been followed and give reasons for not following them.
This Corporate Governance Statement (“Statement”) sets out a description of the Company’s main corporate practices and provides details of the Company’s compliance with the Recommendations, or where appropriate, indicates a departure from the Recommendations with an explanation.
The Company has adopted the following suite of corporate governance policies and procedures (together, the Corporate Governance Policies):