The Productivity Commission is the Australian Government's independent research and advisory body on a range of economic, social and environmental issues affecting the welfare of Australians.

Its role, expressed simply, is to help governments make better policies in the long term interest of the Australian community.

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PC News

The latest edition of the Commission's newsletter - formerly known as PC Update was released on 20 August. Highlights include Childcare and Public Infrastructure.

Childcare and Early Childhood Learning

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A draft report for the inquiry into Childcare and Early Childhood Learning was released on 22 July for comment.

Public Infrastructure

The inquiry report into Public Infrastructure was released on 14 July.

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