Welcome to the Business Consultation website

The Business Consultation website connects businesses, individuals, industry associations and not for profits with Australian Government departments and agencies. It provides opportunities for them to work together to develop and improve Australian Government policies and regulations. more »

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Businesses & individuals

If you're an Australian business owner, individual, industry association or not for profit interested in business, the Australian Government wants to find out what you think about policies and regulations that may affect you or your business.

By registering with the Business Consultation website, you will:

  • Be better informed about policy and regulations affecting your business.
  • Have the opportunity to influence the development of new policy and regulation.

Register now to have your say. For further information visit our business & individuals page.

Government agencies

If you're an Australian Government department or agency, you can use this site to consult with businesses and individuals about business-related policy and regulation.

By registering you will:

  • Be able to reach a wider and more diverse audience.
  • Consult more easily with your stakeholders.

Register now to start consulting with businesses and individuals. For further information visit our government agencies page.

Public Consultations RSS


  • Vehicle Standards Review
    You are invited to comment on the review of standards for light and heavy vehicles in Australia. This review aims to ensure the vehicle standards allow for increased transport productivity, transport safety and regulatory efficiency.
  • Chillers - Minimum Energy Performance Standards
    You are invited to comment on the updates to minimum energy performance standards for certain chillers. Chillers are used to provide cooling in buildings and industrial processes.
  • Effective Lives of Assets - Residential Rental Properties
    You are invited to comment on the review of the effective lives of assets used in residential rental properties. Effective lives are used to work out whether an asset's decline in value can be claimed as a tax deduction.

More public consultations