Reports and papers
The state of enterprise bargaining in Australia

Enterprise bargaining was introduced by Labor in the early 1990s and sector wide bargaining was restricted. Awards moved from being the main way of setting pay and conditions to a safety net. A set of national minimum standards was introduced...

A plan for a stronger Australia

We released a plan aimed at creating a more resilient Australia, with better jobs, more jobs, higher wages, lower taxes, improved living standards, and lower energy prices. 

Australian corporate governance report

The Analysis of Australian Corporate Governance was prepared by King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) as part of its role on the Business Council of Australia’s Governance sub-committee which was formed to review Australia’s system of corporate governance and map a...

Future-proof: Australia’s future post-secondary education and skills system

In releasing its reform plan Future-proof: Australia’s future post-secondary education and skills system the Business Council has set out a clear blueprint for how to deliver a world class education and skills system for all Australians. Failure of our post-secondary education and...

Future-proof submissions

Public consultations on the Council's Future Proof: Protecting Australians Through Education and Skills reform paper are being conducted independently by Nous Group, public submissions are listed below. Submissions have closed, but consultation sessions are being held throughout February and March. The Nous...

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