Regulation

Unnecessary regulation drag on productivity and job creation

We welcome the Morrison government’s announcement to establish a Productivity Commission review into streamlining regulation in the resources sector, Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said today. “The resources sector...

Business welcomes sensible changes to skilled visas

The economy will receive a welcome boost from changes that give businesses with proven track records of investing in the Australian economy faster access to the skills they need, Business...

Interview with Ryk Goddard, Breakfast, ABC Radio Hobart

Event Interview with Ryk Goddard, Breakfast, ABC Radio Hobart Speaker Jennifer Westacott, Ryk Goddard Date 14 February 2019 Topics Strong Australia, Tasmanian economy, big and small business E&OE Ryk: Jennifer...

Changes must be carefully considered

Labor’s plan to ignore the expert ASIC Enforcement Review Taskforce and arbitrarily increase penalties for corporate offences is unnecessary regulatory overeach said Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott today. “With...