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How to Participate in the 2017 Public Comment Period for the SASB Standards


There are only a few weeks left to comment on the SASB Standards. After that companies, investors, and other market participants will have to wait three years for another opportunity to provide input on these standards.

As a result, we put together a quick guide to help make it easier for you to make your voice heard with feedback on SASB standards during the current public comment period.

 

There are three easy steps to contribute a comment before December 31:

  1. Download public comment period materials
  2. Prepare your comment letter
  3. Submit your comment letter

First, let’s look at how to download the public comment materials:

 

The next step would be to choose what to download by sector…

 

After you have received your materials, you will want to prepare your comment letter. Here is what to include and how to structure your communication:

 

 

Here are some tips on what to address in your letter…

 

 

Once you’re done, it’s relatively easy to submit your comment letter

 

 

You can submit your public comment letter here.

If you have any questions be sure to reach out and contact us via info@sasb.org.