The ASX Corporate Governance Council was convened by ASX in August 2002.

The Council brings together various business, shareholder and industry groups, each offering valuable insights and expertise on governance issues from the perspective of their particular stakeholders. Its primary work has been the development of the Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations.

ASX is the convenor and a member of the Council.  It also nominates the chair and provides executive support for the operation of the Council. The other members of the Council are: