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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.

Consultations

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The Government is seeking stakeholder views on exposure draft legislation for the establishment of a reinsurance pool for cyclones and related flood damage. The draft legislation would establish a…
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In June 2021, the Government announced that, in consultation with Consumer Ministers, it would look to develop amendments to the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) to make it easier to recognise up‑…
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As part of the Government’s commitment to roll out the Consumer Data Right (CDR) economy wide, Treasury conducted a sectoral assessment on the telecommunications sector, to inform the Minister’s…