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  • Review of the National Trade Measurement Regulations 2009, Part 4: Packaging

    The Australian Government is focused on improving productivity and encouraging innovation in the Australian economy. It has undertaken a deregulation agenda focused on eliminating inefficient and unnecessary regulations on businesses, individuals and the community. The National Trade... More
    Closed 18 December 2015
  • Measurement Mark

    The Australian Government is now reviewing the rules around measurement markings on packaging. Part 4 of the National Trade Measurement Regulations 2009 governs measurement markings that show customers the exact weight or volume of the product they are buying. For example, the “330ml” mark... More
    Closed 18 December 2015
  • Feedback on the website

    The Department of Industry and Science, on behalf of the Australian Government, is seeking feedback from users of to inform the ongoing development of the site. More
    Closed 16 October 2015
  • Oilcode Options Paper

    This Oilcode Review will examine the ongoing need for the Oilcode and the operation of the code to determine if it provides appropriate regulation of the conduct of participants in the petroleum marketing industry, particularly with regard to: the establishment of standard contractual... More
    Closed 9 October 2015
  • Industry Growth Centres – Survey (Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Growth Centre only)

    The Industry Growth Centres Initiative (the Initiative), announced as part of the Industry Innovation and Competitiveness Agenda on 14 October 2014, is a key part of the government’s new industry policy direction to boost Australia's productivity and competitiveness. The Initiative will... More
    Closed 3 August 2015
  • Vision for a Science Nation

    The Australian Government is developing a comprehensive science policy that will be underpinned by a strategy for a science nation in which scientific thinking and applied science can be found in all sectors of our economy. A paper from the Chief Scientist, released in September 2014, set out... More
    Closed 31 July 2015
  • Country of Origin Labelling for Food

    Public concern over country of origin labelling has resulted in numerous inquiries, reports and proposals in recent years. These processes have questioned the robustness and clarity of the current framework. It is clear that consumers find the current country of origin framework for food... More
    Closed 3 July 2015
  • Review of the National Instrument Test Procedure (NITP) Reform

    As part of the Australian Government's commitment to reducing regulatory burden, the National Measurement Institute (NMI) is seeking input on a review of the National Instrument Test Procedures (NITPs). NITPs detail the procedures for testing the accuracy of measuring instruments, such as... More
    Closed 25 June 2015
  • Industry Growth Centres - Sector Engagement List (Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Growth Centre only)

    The consultation period has been extended for the Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Growth Centre until 19 June 2015. Consultations have closed for: Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre Food and Agribusiness Growth Centre Medical Technologies and Pharmaceuticals Growth... More
    Closed 19 June 2015
  • Review of the Premises Standards (2010)

    The Disability (Access to Premises – Buildings) Standards 2010 (‘Premises Standards’ or 'Standards') came into effect on 1 May 2011. The Standards aim to provide people with disability with dignified access to buildings and provide certainty to industry it is are complying with the... More
    Closed 15 June 2015
  • Offshore Petroleum Resource Management Review

    During 2014-15, the Department of Industry is undertaking a high-level strategic review of the framework governing oil and gas resource management in Commonwealth waters to ensure that the framework is fine tuned to support timely and efficient commercial investment, exploration and development.... More
    Closed 20 February 2015
  • Draft IP Toolkit

    The IP Toolkit has been developed to offer guidance and provide the tools necessary to simplify and improve discussions around IP in research collaborations. It provides information and resources to help establish the terms for managing and using IP in collaborative activities. It also aims to... More
    Closed 20 February 2015
  • Industry Growth Centres Initiative

    The Industry Growth Centres Initiative (the Initiative), announced as part of the Industry Innovation and Competitiveness Agenda on the 14 October 2014, is a key part of the government’s new industry policy direction to boost our productivity and competitiveness. The Initiative will be... More
    Closed 15 December 2014
  • CRC Programme Review

    More than ever before the Australian economy needs to grow and adapt in an increasingly competitive global marketplace. Solutions to our nation’s economic, environmental and social challenges need to be driven by the application of innovative research by those with the capacity to make a... More
    Closed 11 November 2014
  • National Radioactive Waste Management Project

    The Australian Government is committed to ensuring Australia has an appropriate facility for the management of radioactive waste created within Australia. The Government’s approach to securing a site is consistent with leading practice for the management of low level and intermediate level... More
    Closed 10 November 2014
  • Energy Green Paper Consultation

    The Australian Government was elected on a platform of signature economic reforms that focus on deregulation, competition and productivity. Energy is an enabler of economic growth and the Energy White Paper is central to the Government’s plan for a strong and prosperous economy. Reliable... More
    Closed 4 November 2014
  • Industry Skills Fund

    In support of the government’s National Industry Investment and Competitiveness Agenda, and as part of the broader reform to the Vocational Education and Training (VET) system, the Industry Skills Fund (the Fund) will address workforce capability issues impacting on the ability of Australian... More
    Closed 7 September 2014
  • Entrepreneurs’ Infrastructure Programme

    In line with the Government’s vision to enable growth and productivity for globally competitive industries, the 2014-15 Budget set a new direction for industry policy with the establishment of the $484.2 million Entrepreneurs’ Infrastructure Programme which will be delivered through the new... More
    Closed 19 June 2014
  • Montara Commission of Inquiry

    The Montara Commission of Inquiry was established to report on an oil and gas leak in the Montara oil field in the Timor Sea. The Inquiry was undertaken in accordance with Part 9.10A of the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006. As part of this inquiry, the Commissioner... More
    Closed 5 December 2009
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