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Regulatory Frameworks

ASIC,APRA and ASX
Recommodations of the Task Force on Climate- related Financial Disclosures
AUS
A first report to track progress implementing the ASFI Roadmap
AUS
ACCC
Environmental and sustainability claims
AUS
Workplace Gender Equality Act 2012
AUS
National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act 2007
AUS
ASIC
ASIC's guidance
AUS
Mordern Slavery Act 2018
AUS
Fair Farms Initiative
AUS
IFRS
IFRS Sustainability Standards
AUS
EY & Australian Sustainable Finance Institute
Australian Sustainable Finance
AUS
ASIC
Guidance on how to avoid greenwashing (INFO 271)
AUS
Deferred Prosecution Agreement regime
AUS
Global Reporting Initiative
AUS
Australian Law Reform Commission(ALRC)
Final Report on Corporate Criminal Responsibility (2020)
AUS
Responsible Investment Association of Australasia
AUS
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board(SASB)
industrial standards
AUS
UN GLOBAL COMPACT
Worldwide
ORGANISATION FOR ECONOMIC CO-OPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT
Worldwide
PRINCIPLES for RESPONSIBLE INVESTMENT
Worldwide
FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING STANDARDS BOARD
Worldwide
EUROPEAN FINANCIAL REPORTING ADVISORY GROUP
Worldwide
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board
Worldwide
Future-Fit Business Benchmark
Worldwide
International Organization for Standards
Worldwide
Sustainable Development Goals
Worldwide
Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures
Worldwide
INTERNATIONAL ACCOUNTING STANDARDS BOARD
Worldwide
INTERNATIONAL SUSTAINABILITY STANDARDS BOARD
Worldwide
GLOBAL REPORTING INITIATIVE
Worldwide
World Economic Forum
Worldwide
Carbon Disclosure Project
Worldwide
ESG Reporting Guide for Australia Companies 2015
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
AUS
ASX Corporate Governance Council Principles and Recommendations(4th edition)
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
AUS
European Parliament and of the Council
EU Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
EU
European Commission
EU Taxonomy regulation
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
EU
European Parliament and of the Council
The Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
EU
Study reports and practice guidance on corporate governance
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
HK
Mandatory Provident Funds Scheme Authority's (MPFA) Principles
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
HK
Appendix 27 to the Main Board Listing Rules&Appendix 20 to the GEM Listing Rules
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
HK
Fund Manager Code of Conduct(with Climate-related Risks Circular)
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
HK
Circular to management companies of SFC-authorised unit trusts and mutual funds-Green or ESG Funds
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
HK
Hong Kong Monetary Authority's (HKMA) Supervisory Policy Manual GS-1 on Climate Risk Management
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
HK
Recommendations of the Financial Services Development Council
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
HK
SGX &NUS
SGX-CGS Sustainability Reporting Review Report 2021
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
SG
Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited(SGX)
27 ESG metrics
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
SG
The Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
UK
UK Stewardship Code 2020
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
UK
The Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
UK
The Large and Medium-sized Companies and Groups(Accounts and Reports) Regulations 2008
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
UK
SEC
Regulation S-K
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
USA
SEC
2010 Climate Change Guidance
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
USA
SEC
Regulation S-X
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
USA
SEC
Nasdaq Rules
Disclosure Regulations, Standards and Recommodations
USA
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
Environmental
AUS
National Greenhouse and Energy Reportin Act 2007
Environmental
AUS
European Parliament and of the Council
European Climate Law
Environmental
EU
European Parliament and of the Council
EU Waste Framework Directive
Environmental
EU
European Commission
The EU Green Deal
Environmental
EU
Resource Sustainability Act 2019
Environmental
SG
Energy Conservation Act 2012
Environmental
SG
Environmental Protection and Management Act 1999
Environmental
SG
Carbon Pricing Act 2018
Environmental
SG
Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act 1988
Environmental
USA
Clean Air Act
Environmental
USA
Global Change Research Act 1990
Environmental
USA
Resource Conservation and Recovery Act 1976
Environmental
USA
Energy Independence and Security Act 2007
Environmental
USA
Migratory Bird Treaty Act 1918
Environmental
USA
Energy Policy Act 2005
Environmental
USA
Toxic Substances Control Act 1976
Environmental
USA
(USE-IT)
Utilizing Significant Emissions with Innovative Technologies Act 2019 (USA)
Environmental
USA
Federal Power Act 1920
Environmental
USA
Endangered Species Act 1973
Environmental
USA
Safe Drinking Water Act 1974
Environmental
USA
National Environmental Policy Act 1969
Environmental
USA
Clean Water Act
Federal Water Pollution Control Act 1972
Environmental
USA
Motor Vehicle Idling (Fixed Penalty) Ordinance (Cap. 611)
Environmental
HK
Hazardous Chemicals Control Ordinance (Cap.595)
Environmental
HK
Genetically Modified Organisms (Control of Release) Ordinance (Cap 607)
Environmental
HK
Dumping at Sea Ordinance (Cap.466)
Environmental
HK
Product Eco-responsibility Ordinance (Cap. 603)
Environmental
HK
Mercury Control Ordinance (Cap. 640)
Environmental
HK
Ozone Layer Protection Ordinance (Cap.403)
Environmental
HK
Waste Disposal Ordinance (Cap.354)
Environmental
HK
Air Pollution Control Ordinance (Cap.311)
Environmental
HK
Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan 2016-2021
Environmental
HK
Noise Control Ordinance (Cap.400)
Environmental
HK
Water Pollution Control Ordinance (Cap.358)
Environmental
HK
Environmental Impact Assessment Ordinance (Cap.499)
Environmental
HK
Climate Change Act 2008
Environmental
UK
European Parliament and of the Council
Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals regulations
Governance
EU
Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive
Governance
EU
Companies Ordinance (Cap 622)
Governance
HK
Series of codes and guidelines for Authorized Institutions
Governance
HK
Corporate Governance Code
Governance
HK
Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing Ordinance (Cap615)
Governance
HK
Rules Governing the Listing of Securities on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong
Governance
HK
Corporate Governance Guide for Boards and Directors
Governance
HK
Prevention of Bribery Ordinance (Cap 201)
Governance
HK
Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited(SGX)
Listing Rules
Governance
SG
Companies Act 1967
Governance
SG
Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited(SGX)
Code of Corporate Governance
Governance
SG
Securities and Futures Act 2001
Governance
SG
Prevention of Corruption Act 1960
Governance
SG
Economic Espionage Act 1996
Governance
USA
Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act 1985
Governance
USA
Internal Revenue Code 1986
Governance
USA
Consolidated Appropriations Act 2023
Governance
USA
Bipartisan Budget Act 2018
Governance
USA
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
Governance
USA
Sherman Antitrust Act 1890
Governance
USA
Dodd-Frank Act
Governance
USA
Inflation Reduction Act 2022
Governance
USA
Financial Services Modernization Act
Governance
USA
Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act 2015
Governance
USA
Criminal Code Act 1995
Governance - Anti-bribery and corruption
AUS
Bribery Act 2010
Governance - Anti-bribery and corruption
UK
Corporations Act 2001
Governance - Corporate Governance
AUS
Company Act 2006
Governance - Corporate Governance
UK
Audit, Reporting and Governance Autority ("ARGA") with former name Financial Reporting Council (FRC)
UK Corporate Governance Code 2018
Governance - Corporate Governance
UK
Financial Services and Markets Act 2000
Governance - Responsible Products
UK
Equal Opportunities Commission
Organizations
HK
The Green and Sustainable Finance Cross-Agency Steering Group
Organizations
HK
Hong Kong Green Finance Association
Organizations
HK
ReThink HK
Organizations
HK
Environmental Protection Department
Organizations
HK
The Monetary Authority of Singapore(MAS)
Singapore Green Finance Centre
Private Sector
SG
Hashstacs Pte Ltd
ESGpedia
Private Sector
SG
The Monetary Authority of Singapore(MAS)
Green Finance Industry Taskforce
Private Sector
SG
15 companies including KPMG,MUFG Band and Grow Asia
ESG Impact Hub
Private Sector
SG
UK Sustainable Investment and Finance Association
Private Sector
UK
UK Investment Association
Responsible Investment Framework
Private Sector
UK
Amazon's Climate Pledge
Private Sector
USA
GFANZ
Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero
Private Sector
USA
The Business Roundtable Statement on the Purpose of a Corporation
Private Sector
USA
US IP Alliance
Private Sector
USA
The Government Green Bond Programme
Programme
HK
European Council
EU Global Human Rights Sanction Regime
Social
EU
European Parliament and of the Council
General Product Safety Regulation
Social
EU
European Parliament and of the Council
Directive on improving the gender equality on corporate boards
Social
EU
General Holidays Ordinance (Cap 149)
Social
HK
Contracts for Employment Outside Hong Kong Ordinance (Cap 78)
Social
HK
Occupational Retirement Schemes Ordinance (Cap 426)
Social
HK
Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Ordinance (Cap 485)
Social
HK
Minimum Wage Ordinance (Cap 608)
Social
HK
Employees' Compensation Ordinance (Cap 282)
Social
HK
Family Status Discrimination Ordinance (Cap 527)
Social
HK
Basic Law and Hong Kong Bill of Rights Ordinance (Cap 383)
Social
HK
Sex Discrimination Ordinance (Cap 480)
Social
HK
Employment Ordinance (Cap 57)
Social
HK
The Race Discrimination Ordinance (Cap 602)
Social
HK
Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Cap 486)
Social
HK
Disability Discrimination Ordinance (Cap 487)
Social
HK
Labour Tribunal Ordinance (Cap 25)
Social
HK
Occupational Safety and Health Ordinance (Cap 509)
Social
HK
Employment Act 1968
Social
SG
Workplace Safety and Health Act 2006
Social
SG
National Labor Relations Act 1935
Social
USA
Continuing Appropriations and Other Extensions Act 2021
Social
USA
Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act 2020
Social
USA
Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act 1988
Social
USA
American Rescue Plan Act 2021
Social
USA
Protecting the Right to Organize Act 2021
Social
USA
Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act 2010
Social
USA
Pregnancy Discrimination Act 1978
Social
USA
Age Discrimination in Employment Act 1967
Social
USA
Civil Rights Act 1964
Social
USA
Crimes and Criminal Procedure Law 1948
Social
USA
Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act 2019
Social
USA
Drug-Free Workplace Act 1998
Social
USA
Equal Pay Act 1963
Social
USA
Criminal Antitrust Anti-Retaliation Act 2019
Social
USA
Americans with Disabilities Act 1990
Social
USA
Fair Labor Standards Act 1938
Social
USA
Rehabilitation Act 1973
Social
USA
Families First Coronavirus Response Act 2020
Social
USA
Toxic Substances Control Act 1976
Social
USA
Employee Free Choice Act 2007
Social
USA
Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act 2020
Social
USA
Employment Act 1946
Social
USA
Employee Retirement Income Security Act
Social
USA
Equal Credit Opportunity Act 1974
Social
USA
Davis-Bacon Act 1931
Social
USA
Family and Medical Leave Act 1993
Social
USA
Labor Management Relations Act 1947
Social
USA
Administrative Procedure Act
Social
USA
OshAct
Occupational Safety and Health Administration Act
Social
USA
Human rights Act (local)
Social - Human Rights
AUS
The Equality Act 2010
Social - Human Rights
UK
Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007
Social - Human Rights
UK
Traditional Owner Settlement Act 2010
Social - Traditional Ownership and cultural heritage
AUS
Native Title Act 1993
Social - Traditional Ownership and cultural heritage
AUS
Australian Human rights Commision
Fair Work Act 2009
Social - Workers rights and labour law
AUS
Workplace Health and Safety laws
Social - Workers rights and labour law
AUS
Mordern Slavery Act 2018
Social - Workers rights and labour law
AUS
Workplace Gender Equality Act 2012
Social - Workers rights and labour law
AUS
Modern Slavery Act 2015
Social - Workers rights and labour law
UK
Pensions Regulations
Social - Workers rights and labour law
UK

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