Has the BHP complied with its statutory requirements? Explain.
BHP's Billiton Charter outlines Company values that are related to sustainability, honesty, respect, efficiency, simplicity and accountability. These values determine behavior, inform decision-making and are an integral part of long-term success. BHP Billiton's commitment to human rights is set out in the Billiton BHP Business Ethics Code, which represents the commitment of the company to support ethical business practices. The Code of Business Ethics applies to every employee, supplier and contractor, as well as business partners working with BHP Billiton.