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All you need to know about governance and directorship in Australia.

Access the most relevant tools and information to assist you and your board in driving performance.

We have a wealth of resources to help you succeed in your role. Whether you're looking for information on minute taking, tips on your financial responsibilities, or if you want to see how your board measures up, you'll find what you need here. 


Our publishing arm provides up-to-date expert research, knowledge and insights on directorship, governance and performance.

Practical tools for directors

Discover our easy-to-understand resources available to members. They provide information and frameworks to assist in fulfilling your duty as a director.

Self-assessment Tool

Designed to guide your director professional development, the Self-assessment Tool allows you to assess your current director capabilities and skills.

Governance Analysis Tool™

As part of our range of services to boards, we developed an easy-to-use assessment to facilitate collective self-reflection by a board of its governance practices.

Climate Governance Initiative

The Australian Chapter of the Climate Governance Initiative will help Australian directors address climate change at the board level.

Director identification numbers

The Government is introducing a new requirement for directors to apply for a unique identification number (Director ID) from November 2021.



A benchmark for NFP governance.

This revised edition reflects the changes in the sector since they were first released in 2013, including the heightened expectations of good NFP governance. The revised Principles provide a framework for NFPs to consider good governance practices, including the board’s roles and responsibilities, managing conflicts of interest, organisational culture, stakeholder engagement and risk management.

Not-for-Profit Governance Principles

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