Answers

  1. The assurance covers only the Performance Statistics set out in the Sustainability Section of the Report; therefore it is specific. The statistics reviewed include those under the following headings:  health and safety, people customer, environment, and economic contribution in Australia.
  2. KPMG provided the assurance.
  3. The assurer used Standard on Assurance Engagements ASAE 3000 titled Assurance Engagement other than Audits or Reviews of Historical Financial Information.  The assurer also used other relevant information issued by the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board.
  4. The assurance statement indicates that KPMG is independent.
  5. The assurance statement contains the words: “nothing has come to our attention to indicate that…” Therefore, the assurance is a limited assurance.
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