Media Release

Joint statement: energy challenges need cooperation

Organisations representing Australia’s energy industry and consumers of all sizes have united in calling for a cooperative and strategic response to Australia’s energy transition and challenges, as Australia’s energy ministers...

Statement on VET student loans program

The Business Council of Australia welcomes the Turnbull Government’s announcement today of a new VET Student Loans program, and urges the Senate to urgently pass these much needed reforms to...

Business Council statement on company tax

If the Parliament abandons the 10-year enterprise tax plan it is effectively giving up on Australia’s global competitiveness. “The Business Council is focussed on building prosperity for all Australians. Introducing...

Victorian gas ban will hit businesses and consumers

The Victorian Government’s decision to ban exploration and development of all onshore unconventional gas in Victoria will be a dead weight on economic growth and energy security in that state,...