Services for the Future

MYEFO: a reality check for parliament

“The Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook is yet another reality check for the parliament that this nation cannot spend what it can’t afford,” Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said....

Productivity Commission Review of Human Services

This is the Business Council’s submission to the first stage of the Productivity Commission’s inquiry into Reforms to Human Services. While adopting principles of choice and competition in human services...

Business Council statement on the 2016-17 federal budget

 “The 2016-17 Federal Budget is a solid, responsible budget that balances holding the line on spending growth with new initiatives to improve the nation’s economic growth prospects,” Business Council Chief...