Consumers and community

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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On 8 December 2021, the Government agreed in‑principle to recommendations made by the Senate Select Committee on Australia as a Financial and Technology Centre in respect of…
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On 24 January 2022, the Government announced that the Consumer Data Right (CDR) would expand to ‘Open Finance’ as the next sector to be assessed. As announced, Open Finance will include the…
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The Government is seeking stakeholder views on exposure draft legislation that removes regulatory barries in offering an employee share scheme (ESS). This exposure draft legislation builds on…