Legislative Council Economy and Infrastructure Committee (Vic)


Inquiry into the Commercial Passenger Vehicle Industry Act 2017 reforms

The arrival of rideshare services has been the biggest change to the commercial passenger vehicle industry across the world in recent years. This report considers the impacts the reforms introduced by the Commercial Passenger Vehicle Industry Act 2017 have had on the industry, including public...

Inquiry into electric vehicles

The Victorian Parliament directed the Economy and Infrastructure Committee to conduct an inquiry into electric vehicles in February 2017. This report is a result of that inquiry.

Inquiry into VicForests operations: report

This report looks at the important and complex areas of supply of timber to industry and compliance with regulatory standards in Victoria.

Inquiry into the RSPCA Victoria

This report primarily looks at two issues: the use of its powers by the RSPCA Victoria; and its expenditure of government funding.

Inquiry into ride sourcing services

This report looks at the ‘new economy,’ (peer-to-peer markets) - specifically, ride-sharing services, and outlines options for regulation and taxi industry compensation. Findings: Ridesharing services are operating without licences and without being subject to regulation in Victoria. Ride sourcing services can be defined as taxi...