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Regulatory impact analysis

ALTERNATIVE LABELS
Regulatory impact assessment
Regulation impact statements
NARROWER TERMS


Policy report

Regulating the future of vaping

This paper is the first as part of a new research project focusing on developing a new approach to regulation of the vaping industry in the United Kingdom.
Report

Deregulation agenda report card

Since 2019, the Secretaries Board has provided critical leadership and oversight to lift ambition for regulatory reform across the Australian Public Service (APS). Each Secretary reports on their regulatory reform agenda to Secretaries Board every six months, including key achievements and initiatives within their portfolios.
Report

Consumer data right: telecommunications sectoral assessment

This final report informed the 2022 Australian government's expansion of the Consumer Data Right to the telecommunications sector. The Consumer Data Right allows consumers to control the use of their data by trusted third parties.
Report

N1 Opportunity assessment: electric vehicles and the grid - final report 2021

This report has been compiled with the expertise of multiple experts across a broad range of disciplines relating to the uptake of electric vehicles (EVs) and strategies to not only avoid significant detrimental impacts on the electricity grid but ways that EVs can improve the...
Report

G20 survey on agile approaches to the regulatory governance of innovation

This survey report showcases ongoing efforts of G20 governments to revisit how they regulate in a fast-paced global innovation landscape. It complements existing initiatives aimed at fostering more holistic, adaptive and better-coordinated regulatory governance by improving our understanding of regulatory approaches to innovation and digital...
Draft report

Inquiry into reform of South Australia’s regulatory framework: draft report

This draft report provides the South Australian Productivity Commission’s (Commission) initial findings and draft recommendations aimed at modernising South Australia’s (SA) regulatory framework. The task is to identify regulatory reforms to better support investment, reverse negative productivity trends and foster economic growth while protecting public...
Report

Report 486: Regulatory activities - inquiry into Auditor-General’s reports 33, 47, 48 (2019-20) and 5 and 8 (2020-21)

This report is based on five Australian National Audit Office reports, each of which examines the operations of a particular regulator, into areas as diverse as higher education, environmental protection, the lobbying code of conduct, the national energy market, and electoral funding disclosures.
Working paper

Sentiment and uncertainty about regulation

Regulatory policy can create economic and social benefits, but poorly designed or excessive regulation may generate substantial adverse effects on the economy. In this paper, the authors present measures of sentiment and uncertainty about regulation in the United States over time and examine the relationships...
Report

Assembling accountability: Algorithmic Impact Assessment for the public interest

The Algorithmic Impact Assessment (AIA) is a new concept for regulating algorithmic systems and protecting the public interest. This report maps the challenges of constructing AIAs and provides a framework for evaluating the effectiveness of current and proposed AIA regimes.
Report

Effectiveness of planning and implementation of reform by the Australian Skills Quality Authority

The objective of this audit was to examine the effectiveness of the Australian Skills Quality Authority’s planning and implementation of reform to the regulation of the vocational education and training sector.
Guide

The seven Regulation Impact Statement questions

This one page guide outlines the seven Regulation Impact Statement (RIS) questions that apply to designing new government policies and regulations.
Guide

Regulatory Impact Analysis guide for ministers’ meetings and national standard setting bodies

This guide sets out the regulatory impact analysis requirements for decisions taken by intergovernmental decision-making bodies.
Report

Improving regulation

This research paper examines how regulation can affect the economy and presents a framework to guide regulatory reform and improve regulatory outcomes.
Article

Regulatory excellence

Regulators risk being captive to incumbent models of regulation that served the public reasonably well in the past but are no longer fit-for-purpose. This article discusses the Alberta Energy Regulator's strategic vision to instead be recognised as a best-in-class regulatory institution.
Literature review

Rapid literature review on effective regulation: implications for the Care Quality Commission

This report presents the findings of a rapid literature review on what constitutes effective regulation, specifically in health and social care sectors but also more broadly.
Guide

The Queensland government guide to better regulation

The consideration of regulatory best practice principles helps ensure the introduction or amendment of regulation is necessary, effective and minimises the burden on affected stakeholders.
Report

CQC’s impact on the quality of care

This report was commissioned by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) as part of the evaluation of CQC’s five-year strategy, and aims to provide an in-depth assessment of the relationship between CQC’s regulatory approach, and improvement in quality of health and social care.
Guide

Australian government guide to Regulatory Impact Analysis

This guide has been prepared for every member of the Australian Public Service involved in policy making. It provides the context for regulation and encourages policy makers to think about potential impacts early in the policy process.
Guide

Regulatory impact assessment: OECD best practice principles for regulatory policy

As part of the series OECD Best Practice Principles for Regulatory Policy, this report extends and elaborates on principles highlighted in the 2012 Recommendation of the Council on Regulatory Policy and Governance.
Report

What we heard: report on regulatory modernization

In recent years, the Government of Canada has undertaken a number of initiatives to modernise the Canadian regulatory system and improve its performance for Canadians and businesses. This report provides a detailed summary of stakeholder feedback on four priority regulatory modernisation initiatives.