Press Statement - Vacancy application form

A month ago Oyu Tolgoi LLC received notice that some questions in its Vacancy Application Form were inappropriate, requiring applicants to divulge what was considered to be sensitive information. These questions were motivated by a requirement to provide ’full transparency‘ of information and not for any other reason.

Oyu Tolgoi LLC agreed that the questions were inappropriate and the questions have been removed from the Vacancy Application Form (a copy of which can be found at

Oyu Tolgoi LLC welcomes the raising of such concerns about company policy and procedure and in this instance will be communicating directly with the National Human Rights Commission.

About Oyu Tolgoi LLC (

Oyu Tolgoi LLC, Mongolia's largest copper and gold mining company, is a strategic partnership between the Government of Mongolia, Turquoise Hill Resources and Rio Tinto. Located in the South Gobi, Oyu Tolgoi commenced shipment of product to customers in July 2013. Oyu Tolgoi is managed by Rio Tinto, which is investing global expertise and cutting-edge technology to help develop Mongolia’s mining industry and ensure Oyu Tolgoi is one of the world’s most advanced mines. For Oyu Tolgoi, nothing matters more than safety. The business operates under the principle that if a job cannot be done safely, it will not be done at all.

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