british american tobacco p.l.c. sustainability report 2009 - Australia



British American Tobacco Australia is one of our largest companies, with a market share of over 45 per cent. The company’s Sydney office also doubles as the head office for the British American Tobacco Australasia area, which covers Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific Islands.

British American Tobacco Australia has previously produced local Social Reports and has a longstanding programme of stakeholder dialogue. In 2009, it engaged with stakeholders around how it can further improve its approach to sustainability.

The company has a number of initiatives in place that are helping to ensure sustainability is embedded within the business. You can read recent examples of these in the following pages, including its Sustainable Business Partner initiative and its corporate social investment area strategy.

You can also view the performance of the local business against some of our key sustainability measures in its balanced scorecard and can compare data for these measures against other countries in the Data comparator.