Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates from the Australian Government

Business and industry

The Treasury advises the government across a range of industry policies that contribute to higher productivity and a more diverse economy. Our analysis and advice is informed through consultation and ongoing engagement with the broadest range of stakeholders, including government, peak organisations, business, academia and the broader community. With offices in Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne and a small pilot office in Perth our staff engage closely with business and industry to better understand the issues and challenges they face.

Consultations

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Open
The attached exposure draft Bill and Regulations, and supporting explanatory materials cover proposed minor and technical amendments to the Treasury portfolio laws. The community’s views are sought…
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As part of announcing developments in Australia’s Consumer Data Right, Treasury and the Data Standards Body are seeking input on the development of rules and standards to implement: a peer-to-peer…
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On 2 October 2020, the Government announced that it will introduce an exemption from fringe benefits tax (FBT) for employer-provided retraining and reskilling benefits for redundant, or soon to be…