Sustainable Development

Batavia understands that strong community relations, environmental sensitivity and effective corporate governance are all fundamental factors in sustainable development.

The Company believes that a commitment to sustainable development is vital to maintaining strong relations with Land Councils, native titleholders and the community at large.

“Batavia is aware of its responsibilities to local communities as well as shareholders. Respect for the environment, native title and local communities leads to more efficient and successful operations.”

Batavia endeavours to comply with all legislative and common law requirements affecting its business. In particular occupational health and safety, the environment, native title and cultural heritage laws.

Batavia recognises, considers and respects that environmental issues may arise from the company’s activities. The Company complies with all applicable legal requirements in order to reduce any potential negative impact from its operations.