Submissions - 2017

Submission on the skilling Australians fund bills

This is the Business Council’s submission to the Senate Education and Employment Committees’ inquiry into  Migration Amendment (Skilling Australians Fund) Bill 2017, and the Migration (Skilling Australians Fund) Charges Bill...

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Modern slavery in supply chains reporting requirement

The Business Council has vocally supported the introduction of a Modern Slavery Act in Australia. Australians deserve to have confidence that the supply chains and production processes for our products...

Submission on visa framework simplification

The Business Council’s submission to the Department of Immigration and Border Protection on visa simplification supports the government’s aims to reduce the number of visas and makes recommendations for a...

Submission on the model fuel efficiency standard

The Business Council has made a submission that supports the introduction of a new fuel efficiency standard of 105gCO2/km by 2025 for all new light vehicles in Australia. Like all...

Submission on modernising business registry services

The Business Council’s submission supports the consolidation of Australia’s 32 federal business registers and improved public access to information contained in business registers.  The proliferation of registries and the inability...