Alternate Term Label:
Government regulation
Government regulator
Regulatory agencies
Regulatory cycle
Regulatory stewardship
Briefing paper

Regulatory technology: information paper

Regulatory technology (regtech) is the use of technology to better achieve regulatory objectives. This paper is a discussion starter, targeted at policy makers and regulators. It identifies areas where regtech has been useful and offers further potential. It also highlights factors that policy makers and...

The Morrison Government's deregulation agenda

The Hon Ben Morton MP, Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister and Cabinet, delivered this speech about the Morrison Government's current deregulation policy to the Business Council of Australia, in Sydney.

Supporting tenants and landlords through Coronavirus

The Victorian Government will bring urgent legislation to the Parliament in line with decisions of the National Cabinet to support tenants and landlords through the coronavirus pandemic by reforming residential and commercial tenancy laws.Initiative: Temporary ban on evictionsInitiative: Rent relief for tenants experiencing financial hardship...

Safe places for the homeless to recover and isolate

The Victorian Government will use repurposed aged-care sites to provide self-isolation facilities for Victorians experiencing homelessness - helping them recover from coronavirus, or avoid infection in the first place.Initiative: Safe Places For The Homeless To Recover And IsolateInitiative: Not including Commonwealth Government financial stimulus payments...

Queensland COVID-19 – Thursday, April 9

Queensland will be further protected - physically and financially - from coronavirus, with new travel rules for residents returning from interstate, and rental security for tenants and owners.Initiative: Rental security for tenants and owners

Unprecedented new social and economic support package released

The Social and Economic Support Package we have announced today is unprecedented in the history our state in both size, and breadth.Initiative: Social and Economic Support PackagesInitiative: Freeze payment of the Community Fire levy next financial yearInitiative: Increase pool of available houses under Private Rental...

Rent increase freeze in place for residential tenants during COVID-19 crisis

The Tasmanian Government is committed to keeping Tasmanians safe and secure through the challenges faced by the COVID-19 pandemic.Initiative: Notice imposing a clear ban on residential rent increases during the COVID-19 crisis

Practice guide to navigate tenancies through COVID-19

The Palaszczuk Government has today enacted National Cabinet's moratorium on evictions, with a Practice Guide formalising the temporary requirements and protections for tenancies impacted by COVID-19. Initiative: Practice Guide to navigate tenancies through COVID-19

Planning system acceleration program

The NSW Government will cut redtape and fast-track planning processesto keep people in jobs and the construction industry moving throughoutthe COVID-19 crisis.Initiative: Planning System Acceleration Program

No social housing rent increases due to coronavirus stimulus

If you're soon to receive additional income support payments through the coronavirus stimulus, you will not have to pay more rent.Initiative: No social housing rent increases due to coronavirus stimulus