Media Release

Statement on COAG Meeting

Competition reforms “We applaud state and territory jurisdictions that have joined the federal government to collaborate on competition and productivity-enhancing reforms. Their citizens can expect to enjoy better infrastructure, better...

World-class model for major project approvals

The Business Council of Australia today released a new blueprint for streamlining the planning and approvals system, saying it was unacceptable that more than $375 billion of proposed projects across...

Working together to restore a world class VET system

This is a joint statement by the Australian Chamber, Australian Industry Group, and the Business Council of Australia. Australia’s vocational education and training system was once the envy of the...

Statement on new training package arrangements

The Business Council of Australia welcomes the government’s announcement today of the new Service Skills Organisations (SSOs) to develop Training Packages for the manufacturing, automotive, and mining and drilling sectors....

Business Council announces new president Grant King

The Board of the Business Council has unanimously resolved to appoint Mr Grant King, former Origin Energy Managing Director and one of Australia’s most respected business leaders, as their next...