Category A register 
 

 Category A register 

Category A disclosure

Category A projects are those that EFIC considers have potential for significant adverse environmental and/or social impacts.

In accordance with EFIC’s Policy for environmental and social review of transactions (Policy), we disclose in a Category A register transactions associated with Category A projects that EFIC is currently considering. The transactions disclosed are those associated with Category A projects that:

  • are located outside Australia
  • have a repayment term or policy length of two years or more and
  • have a value of SDR10 million or more (the monetary limit does not apply to projects in sensitive areas).

On this page you can comment on EFIC’s potential involvement in a transaction associated with a Category A project or register to receive email notification that the Category A register has been updated.

In accordance with EFIC’s Procedure for environmental and social review of transactions, we also disclose:

  • an archive of Category A projects that EFIC has considered since 2000
  • a register of transactions EFIC has supported in the current financial year (commencing in the 2012 financial year).

Category A register

The register below shows transactions associated with Category A projects that EFIC is currently considering.

Project name and description Country and location Industry section Facility type Reasons for classification Project sponsor's environmental and social assessment Disclosure period
Oyu Tolgoi Copper-Gold Mine.
Development and construction of a greenfield copper/gold mine and associated processing facilities.
Mongolia Khanbogd District, Omnogovi Province Mining Project Finance Significant mining project Available at: http://www.ot.mn/?q=en/about-us/environmental-social-impact-assessment 10th September 2012 to 2nd November 2012

For Category A transactions that EFIC has previously disclosed, please refer to the Category A archive.

Making submissions on projects in the Category A register

If you wish to make a submission on EFIC’s potential involvement in a transaction associated with a Category A project listed in the register above, please send your submission to EFIC by the stated closing date. EFIC treats all submissions as confidential.

You can send your submission:

Chief Credit Officer
Export Finance and Insurance Corporation
PO Box R65
Royal Exchange NSW 1223
Australia

Updates to Category A register

To receive email notification when new transactions are added to the Category A register, please provide your details here.