Planning for Growth

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...

Statement on the release of Infrastructure Australia plan

“The release of Infrastructure Australia’s (IA) first 15-year plan provides a clear direction for improving infrastructure provision in our growing cities and regions,” Business Council of Australia Chief Executive Jennifer...

Submission to inquiry into the EPBC Amendment (Standing) Bill 2015

This is the Business Council's submission to the Senate Environment and Communications Legislation Committee’s Inquiry into the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation (EPBC) Amendment (Standing) Bill 2015.The Bill repeals section...