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


  • Wildlife Trade Operation Proposal for the Commercial Export of Lungfish
    You are invited to comment on the wildlife trade operation proposal for the commercial export of Lungfish. The proposal is for the extension to both an existing wildlife trade operation and existing Approved Aquaculture Program.
  • Financial Accountability Regime (FAR)
    You are invited to comment on the implementation of the recommendations of the Financial Services Royal Commission to extend the Banking Executive Accountability Regime (BEAR) to all Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) regulated entities and provide joint administration to Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) as the conduct regulator.
  • Exploration of Fish Resources
    You are invited to comment on the review of Fisheries Management Paper 5: Exploration of Fish Resources. This review provides information on the rights and obligations for operators intending to establish and gain access to an exploratory fishery and aims to provide transparency and certainty for stakeholders and to ensure that any exploratory fishing is conducting in an ecologically sustainable manner.

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