As New Zealand’s largest full service commercial real estate services provider, Colliers is in a unique position to make a dramatic, positive impact on our environment. We recognize our responsibility to provide leadership in sustainability for built environments, businesses and the global society.
We encourage our clients to develop, build, occupy and manage their properties in a sustainable manner. We provide advice based on the latest technology and best global sustainability practices in property design, management and use. We empower our people to generate sustained economic value for our clients and investors, and social value for our communities.
Colliers is the Founding Global Partner of the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC). Colliers serves as an ambassador to the WorldGBC and plays a leadership role in accelerating the green building movement around the world — Colliers has founded national Green Building Councils in many countries including Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Indonesia, Peru, Singapore and The United Kingdom.
Colliers is committed to equal opportunity and nondiscrimination in all programs and services, and does not discriminate on the basis of race/ethnicity, colour, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation or disability.
We conduct business with vendors and partners who engage in fair labour practices and deliver ethically manufactured products. To ensure we abide by this policy, we request that our suppliers provide formal statements of their fair and ethical employment and manufacturing standards.
Colliers International negotiates property transactions that can run into hundreds of millions of dollars each. We carefully review all our clients, buyers, vendors, landlords, tenants and suppliers to ensure we adhere to our strict ethical standards. We conduct all financial reporting in accordance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) to guarantee the accuracy and reliability of all corporate disclosures.
All employees and brokers sign either the Code of Ethics and Conduct or the Financial Management Code of Conduct and must receive and review information regarding “FirstLine”, FirstService Commercial Real Estate’s ethics hotline.
As a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, a publicly listed company, we meet or exceed all public company operational reporting practices as required by law.
We operate according to the highest professional standards and abide by all industry codes of conduct.