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


  • Food Reformulation Targets
    You are invited to comment on the proposed targets for reduced levels of sodium, sugars and saturated fats in specified food categories. The aim of these targets is to encourage food manufacturers to reformulate their products to improve nutritional quality.
  • Trade Advice Notice - Nematocide on Sugarcane and Vegetables
    You are invited to comment on the trade implications for the proposed use of a new nematocide on sugarcane and vegetables (rotational crops).
  • Modernising Business Registers
    You are invited to comment on the ideas for modernising business registry services. These ideas include looking at legislative changes, possible enhancements to services and user experience, funding arrangements, and implementation of a director identification number.

More public consultations