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Plan to Identify Planning and Zoning Reforms

Released: 9 Mar 2021

In July 2020, the Council on Federal Financial Relations asked the Commission to prepare a plan to identify planning and zoning reforms that jurisdictions could consider as part of their response to, and recovery from, the COVID-19 pandemic.

Victoria's Commercial Land Use Zoning

Released: 14 Sep 2020

This case study explores the implementation and impacts of changes to Victoria’s commercial zones over the past decade.

Growing the Digital Economy in Australia and New Zealand: Maximising Opportunities for Small Medium...

Released: 14 Feb 2019

This joint Australian and New Zealand report looks at the broad challenges and opportunities created by the digital economy and at what institutional and regulatory settings by the Australian and New Zealand Governments would be most effective.

Interventions to Support Carers of People with Dementia - Report on Government Services

Released: 18 Oct 2018

This review considers support for carers of older people with dementia to assess whether these supports can prevent or delay entry into residential aged care.

Australia's International Tourism Industry

Released: 26 Feb 2015

The Commission examined trends, drivers and barriers to growth in the Australian international tourism industry. The paper was released on 26 February 2015.

Design Principles for Small Business Programs and Regulations

Released: 21 Aug 1998

This paper focuses on small business issues and provides a guide for design, implementation and evaluation of small business programs and regulations.

Reducing the Regulatory Burden: Does Firm Size Matter?

Released: 1 Dec 1997

Reducing the Regulatory Burden: Does Firm Size Matter?

Small Business Employment

Released: 28 Aug 1997

Small Business Employment

Business Programs

Released: 11 Mar 1997

An Industry Commission Submission to the Review of Business Programs, which was established to examine the efficiency and effectiveness of the programs in order to recommend principles that should apply to them.

Internet and Electronic Cash

Released: 15 Oct 1996

This submission focuses on three matters, the importance of developing an optimal regulatory environment for electronic commerce, the use by Commonwealth government agencies of a Regulation Impact Statement (RIS) when justifying and reviewing