The Business Council believes that Australia’s resource tax arrangements, which include royalties and the Petroleum Resource Rent Tax (PRRT), have worked appropriately to date. The latest data from the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association indicate that the oil and gas industry’s total payments to government have been over $70 billion during the past decade.
Submission to the Senate Economic References Committee inquiry into Australia's oil and gas reserves
Much needed step, more certainty needed
Today’s easing of restrictions is welcome relief for Victorians and the rest of the country, Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said.
Inexplicable delay is devastating for Victorians
Business is at a loss to understand why Victorian authorities are unable to put effective controls in place like those in NSW to allow people to live and work alongside...
Asia Taskforce Discussion Paper No. 03: A Forgotten Advantage: Enabling Australia's Asian-Australian and Diaspora Communities
Asia Taskforce Discussion Paper No. 03 A Forgotten Advantage: Enabling Australia's Asian-Australian and Diaspora Communities has been prepared as part of a series of short reports on specific topics identified by the...