Introducing the 2019 ESG report

This year has been another significant year for QIC Global Real Estate in delivering environment, social and governance (ESG) initiatives which are integral to our business.

We have taken significant strides in establishing strong foundations on which to build our ambitious goals, which will help deliver on our commitment to enhancing environmental performance across our Australian retail and office portfolio.

Click into the different sections of the report below to find out more.


We recognise that ESG factors drive investment performance, and contribute to the communities in which we operate, which actively guides our integration of ESG considerations into our investment decision making process from the top down and the bottom up.

View key stats and figures from our latest ESG report.
Case studies

Learn about steps we have taken towards our sustainability goals.

Our approach

In our view, accounting for ESG risks and opportunities can lead to more informed investment decisions and better outcomes for society and the environment.

Our environment

We recognise the benefits of embedding objectives that reduce our environmental footprint and continually monitoring our performance against these objectives.

Our community

We respect the fundamental rights of all people to live and work in environments that foster ingenuity, accord and vitality.

Our governance

QIC’s active board, committees and tailored policies and standards provide the perspective and structure for efficiency and integrity in corporate governance.

Our people

We continue to focus on maintaining an environment that helps support and further develop our most important asset, our people.

Who we are

QIC was created in 1991 by the Queensland Government to serve its long-term investment responsibilities and has grown into a leading long-term specialist manager in alternatives.

GRI standards

Our ESG report is aligned to the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI) Sustainability Reporting Standards in accordance with their ‘Core’ option.