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The Treasury provides advice on Australia’s competition and consumer policy framework, social policy issues, health, housing, regulatory reform and labour market issues.


  •  - Open34 days left to have your sayConsultation Paper

  •  - ClosedExposure Draft

    In August 2017, Consumer Affairs Ministers agreed to a package of 14 legislative reforms to improve the operation of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL). The legislative reforms were proposed by the Final Report of 2017 ACL Review. Views are sought on the design of the exposure draft legislation and regulations (and accompanying draft explanatory materials). […]

  •  - ClosedInvitation to Comment

    Introduction The not-for-profit sector is large, diverse and makes immensely important contributions to the community.   Charities have annual revenue of $143 billion, or over 8 per cent of Australia’s GDP.  They employ more than 1.3 million people and engage 3 million Australians in volunteering their time and effort to helping others. This could increase […]

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