Sustainability Management System

We have created a Sustainability Management System (SMS) in accordance with the ISO 14001 framework for Environmental Management and as taught by the International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP). You can request a full copy of our SMS at admin@permaculturejourneys.com.au.

The ISO 14001 system of policies and therefore our SMS follow the Plan – Do – Check – Act (PDCA) cycle, which is a business management method for the control and continuous improvement of processes and products, and contains the following elements

Plan

  • Sustainability Policy (click here to access)
  • Baseline Assessment
    • Spider Graph Assessment
    • Aspects & Impact Analysis
    • Impact Prioritisation
  • Objectives & Targets
    • Select Objectives
    • Set Specific Targets
  • Project Identification
    • Brainstorm Projects
    • Select Projects

Do

  • Resources, Roles & Responsibilities
  • Training & Awareness
  • Communication
  • Documentation

Check

  • Monitoring & Measurement
    • Review of progress towards objectives & targets
    • Effectiveness of improvement projects
    • Key performance indicators
    • Measurement plan & Metrics management
    • Investigate deviations from expected progress
  • Corrective & Preventive Actions
  • Control of Records
  • Internal System Audit

Act

  • Ongoing Review & Continuous Improvement Plan
  • Master Calendar