Together we’re creating a leading visionary design driven entity, bringing investment in the City of Logan and returning benefits to our residents and constituents in a more people centric way.
invest Logan strategically uses holistic design across all aspects of enterprise to deliver better urban environments that make our city easygoing, functional and prosperous.
We contribute to the city’s economic growth, wealth and create social and community benefit through building long term partnerships with private, public and community stakeholders.
Logan City Council resolved to establish investLogan as a ‘for profit’ entity, tasked with undertaking activities to deliver positive economic outcomes for Council, as the sole shareholder.
The Logan City Council identified the key focus for investLogan as attracting investment opportunities and identifying emerging industry trends. The overarching strategic objectives of investLogan is to significantly boost economic and social outcomes for the City of Logan.
investLogan was established under — and is governed by — the following key legislation and regulations:
- Local Government Act 2009;
- Local Government Regulations 2012;
- Corporations Act 2001.
As a controlled entity of a local government, investLogan is classified as a public-sector entity under the Auditor-General Act 2009. As such investLogan will be audited annually by the Auditor-General of Queensland.
investLogan understands the importance of good corporate governance and that it plays a vital role in the activities undertaken by investLogan. Our governance framework ensures transparency and accountability, and maintains the integrity and efficiency of investLogan and its operations.
investLogan has established a suite of governance documents. These incorporate relevant state policies, including the Queensland Procurement Policy and Guidelines such as the Guidelines for the Formation, Acquisition and Post Approval Monitoring of Companies, and – where appropriate – recommended practices outlined in Australian Standards.
Our governance framework strives to ensure:
- effective delivery and monitoring of strategic objectives;
- clarity of objectives;
- clarity in decision making;
- productivity and operational efficiency;
Transparency — our commitment to the public
investLogan is committed to transparency and accountability, ensuring all our stakeholders have confidence in the way we manage our business.
The investLogan corporate governance framework has undergone a full independent legal review and multiple audits ensuring we go beyond any statutory obligations.
Our key Policies include: