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Deregulation

The Australian Government’s deregulation agenda focuses on reducing barriers that affect Australia’s productivity growth and competitiveness.

Find out more about the deregulation agenda

Ministerial expectations

Consistent with its deregulation agenda, the Australian Government has agreed that ministers would issue a ‘Statement of Expectations’ and agencies would respond with a ‘Statement of Intent’.

These statements provide greater clarity about government policies and objectives relevant to a statutory authority, including the policies and priorities it is expected to observe in undertaking its regulatory functions.

Read the Attorney-General and Minister for Industrial Relations’ Statement of expectations

Read our Statement of intent