On 3 May 2013, Queensland Rail was established as a Statutory Authority in accordance with the Queensland Rail Transit Authority Act 2013 (QRTA Act). Queensland Rail Limited ceased being a Government Owned Corporation from this date and became a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Statutory Authority. The Directors of Queensland Rail Limited were also appointed as Board Members (Members) of the Queensland Rail Statutory Authority.
The Queensland Rail Board has adopted the principles and recommendations set out in the Corporate Governance Guidelines for Government Owned Corporations.
The Guidelines provide a framework to develop, implement, review and report upon their corporate governance arrangements.
The Board has adopted a Board Charter which sets out the role and responsibilities of the Board and the responsibilities of individual Board Members.
Board Committee Charters
The Board has established the Audit and Risk Committee, People and Safety Committee and Organisational Performance and Strategy Committee to assist in the effective discharge of its responsibilities.
The Board has approved separate charters for each of the committees setting out their roles and responsibilities, membership and structure.
Please note: These documents, policies and procedures may be currently under revision. Please continue to revisit this website to obtain up to date versions as they are made available.