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All other submissions to Government are listed below. For submissions prior to 2005 contact the Web Helpdesk.

Superannuation contributions on annual leave loading
Thursday 24 January 2019
Five Year Review of the Health Star Rating – Consultation Paper: Options for System Enhancement
Tuesday 11 December 2018
The Digital Economy and Australia’s Corporate Tax System
Monday 3 December 2018
Healthy Food Partnership Reformulation Program: Portion size reduction targets for certain food categories; and use of healthier oils
Tuesday 30 November 2018
Review of Australia's Measurement Laws – Scope
Friday 6 July 2018
Review of the Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Bill 2017
Friday 15 June 2018
Consultation RIS for Proposals under ACL Consumer Guarantee Regime
Tuesday 24 April 2018
Ai Group submission to Productivity Commission draft report on consumer law enforcement and administration
Monday 23 January 2017
Australian Senate Inquiry into Non-conforming Building Products
Wednesday 18 January 2017
Submission to CAANZ Interim Report for Australian Consumer Law Review 2016
Monday 12 December 2016
Economics Legislation Committee on the Enterprise Tax Plan
Wednesday 28 September 2016
Submission to Productivity Commission - Issues Paper on Consumer Law Enforcement and Administration
Friday 9 September 2016
Supplementary Submission to the Australian Consumer Law Review on Product Safety
Wednesday 7 September 2016
Submission to Productivity Commission - Draft Report on Intellectual Property Arrangements
Wednesday 22 June 2016
Submission to Issues Paper for the Australian Consumer Law Review
Wednesday 08 June 2016
Ai Group submission to 2016 Review of the TSMIT
Friday 04 March 2016
Submission to Senate Committe: Inquiry into the future of Australia's Steel Industry
Thursday 18 February 2016
Submission: Response to the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science Country of Origin Labelling Consultation
Friday 29 January 2016
Ai Group introductory remarks: Senate inquiry into non-conforming building products
Friday 13 November 2015
Ai Group submission: Senate inquiry into non-conforming building products
Friday 13 November 2015
Submission to Senate Committee Inquiry into Temporary Work Visa Programs
Friday 08 May 2015
Submission: Inquiry into Inhibitors to Employment for Small Business
Friday 08 May 2015
Ai Group NSW State Election Statement 2015
Thursday 19 February 2015
Ai Group's submission to the inquiry into the operation, regulation and funding of private vocational education and training (VET) providers in Australia.
Friday 13 February 2015
Queensland Pre-election statement
Friday 16 January 2015
Submission to the Spectrum Review Potential Reform Directions Paper
Ai Group broadly supports the greater flexibility flagged in the paper for the administration and allocation of Australia?s electromagnetic spectrum. Further consultation will be vital as more policy specifics are elaborated.
Thursday 04 December 2014
Second Submission to Competition Policy Review
Tuesday 02 December 2014
Ai Group Boosting the commercial returns from research submission November 2014
Tuesday 02 December 2014
Submission to the Royal Commission into Trade Union Governance and Corruption, 14 November 2014
Friday 14 November 2014
Ai Group Submission: Victorian State Election Statement
Sunday 02 November 2014
Submission to Senate Standing Committee on Economics: Automotive Transformation Scheme, Oct 2014
Monday 27 October 2014
Submission to the Royal Commission into Trade Union Governance and Corruption
Monday 08 September 2014
2014 Review of Model WHS laws
Thursday 14 August 2014
Ai Group submission to the Senate Inquiry on Innovation
Friday 08 August 2014
Ai Group submission to the Competition Inquiry
Wednesday 25 June 2014
Ai Group submission to the review of the 457 visa program
Thursday 15 May 2014
Ai Group submission to Financial System Inquiry
Tuesday 08 April 2014
Ai Group Submission in response to the Consultation Regulation Impact Statement: Electric Storage Water Heaters
Wednesday 05 March 2014
Ai Group SA pre-election submission
Thursday 27 February 2014
Ai Group Second Submission to the Productivity Commission Review of the Australian Automotive Manufacturing Industry
Tuesday 18 February 2014
Ai Group submission on Economics Tax Laws Amendment (Research and Development) Bill 2013
Friday 31 January 2014
Ai Group submission to the Senate Inquiry into Direct Action
Friday 24 January 2014
Boost to immigration levels needed to meet skills shortages
The Australian Industry Group has proposed an increase in Australia's immigration intake from 190,000 this year to 220,000 for 2014-15 financial year with an emphasis on skilled migration in order to meet current and future skills shortages.
Tuesday 14 January 2014
Submission to the Senate Finance and Public Administration Reference Committee Inquiry into Commonwealth Procurement Procedures, Dec 2013
Friday 20 December 2013
Ai Group submission to the Productivity Commission: Labour Mobility
Labour mobility is a complex topic that encompasses interacting economic, demographic, geographic, social and political factors. Moving a person or family from one location to another is a highly individual judgment, but policy and regulatory settings can have a direct or indirect impact on that decision-making process.
Friday 23 August 2013
Productivity Commission Study into Regulator Engagement with Small Business
Ai Group made this submission in response to the Productivity Commission?s Study into Regulator Engagement with Small Business. The submission draws heavily from the experiences and advice of members both in their dealings with specialist Ai Group staff and in their responses to the national CEO survey: Business Regulation.
Wednesday 14 August 2013
Ai Group Defence Council Submission to the 2013 Defence White Paper process
The Australian Industry Group Defence Council welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the 2013 Defence White Paper process.
Thursday 28 February 2013
Submission on Towards a National Food Plan for Australia: Green Paper
Annexure A Industry Adaptation Case Study
Annexure B Managing the Risks from Climate Change: An Adaptation Checklist For Business

Ai Group supports the development of a National Food Plan to provide an integrated approach to food-related policies and programs which underpins the ongoing sustainability and competitiveness of this important industry. Key elements of this approach include:
• Reform of the taxation system;
• Reversing the decline in productivity performance;
• Improving business resilience; and
• Pursuit of opportunities for upstream processing.
Wednesday 10 October 2012
Submission to the Queensland Finance and Administration Committee's review of the Queensland Workers' Compensation Scheme
The Australian Industry Group (Ai Group) has prepared this response to the to the Queensland (QLD) Parliamentary Finance and Administration Committee's review of the Operation of the QLD Workers' Compensation Scheme. Our submission is based on consultation with member companies that employ workers in QLD and is informed by our involvement as a registered organisation of employers for more than a century.
Thursday 06 September 2012
Ai Group Submission - Australia in the Asian Century
Wednesday 18 April 2012
Ai Group Submission on the Road Safety Remuneration (Consequential Amendments and Related Provisions) Bill 2011
Thursday 09 February 2012
UPDATED Ai Group ACA Submisson on LAFH Allowances and Benefits
Thursday 09 February 2012
Ai Group's submission regarding the Fair Work Amendment (Textile, Clothing and Footwear Industry) Bill 2011
Monday 16 January 2012
Ai Group submission - Australian Industry Participation Plan Consultation Paper - December 2011
Monday 16 January 2012
Australian Industry Group submission, Victorian Fire Services Property Levy
This submission outlines the Australian Industry Group's responses to the questions and proposals outlined in the Victorian Fire Services Property Levy Options Paper (June 2011) released by the Victorian Department of Treasury and Finance.
Wednesday 23 November 2011
Ai Group submission to BRCWG Future Regulation Reform Agenda
This submission outlines the Australian Industry Group priorities for a second tranche of regulatory reforms in the context of the progress of the first tranche of COAG related regulatory reforms, findings of recent Australian Industry Group research regarding business regulation and the four themes identified by the Business Regulation and Competition Working Group under COAG: environmental regulation reform, enhanced workforce mobility and participation, improving sectoral competitiveness and ensuring the benefits of national reform are maintained.
Friday 04 November 2011
Submission - Small Business Victoria Discussion Paper
This submission provides Ai Group's responses to the issues for discussion outlined in the Small Business Victoria Discussion Paper as well as some additional recommendations to help guide small business development and growth in Victoria.
Thursday 03 November 2011
Tax Reform Priorities - A Position Statement for the Tax Forum October 2011
Tuesday 27 September 2011
Statement Of Reform Priorities
Tuesday 27 September 2011
Rail Safety National law - Public Comment Submission - August 2011
We have sought feedback from Ai Group members who will be covered by these laws, and industry associations who represent various sectors of the rail related industries. Overall we received confirmation that the industry generally supports this latest move toward the adoption of a national law and national regulator for Rail Safety. This is particularly so in light of previous attempts to achieve a harmonised approach to rail safety laws.
Friday 12 August 2011
Australian Industry Group submission to the VCEC inquiring into a more competitive Victorian manufacturing industry
The Australian Industry Group commends the Victorian Government for taking the initiative to announce an inquiry into a More Competitive Victorian Manufacturing Industry and welcomes the opportunity to provide a submission to the Victorian Competition and Efficiency Commission (VCEC) inquiry.
Monday 25 July 2011
Submission on Immigration Program Planning Levels 2011-12
It is our strong view that the current planning level for the 2010–11 Migration Program, which is set at 168,700 places (down from the originally planned 190,300 in the previous year), remains significantly below what is required to avoid pressure on Australia's capacity and its attendant impact on costs and interest rates.
Wednesday 05 January 2011
Ai Group submission on competition in the banking sector
Wednesday 01 December 2010
Productivity the Key to Growth - Ai Group Victoria pre-election statement
Monday 01 November 2010
Response to the R&D Tax Credit Scheme Legislation
The legislation for the New Research and Development Tax Incentive introduced to Federal Parliament on May 13 is due to take effect from 1 July 2010.
Wednesday 26 May 2010
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23-Nov-2011 Australian Industry Group submission, Victorian Fire Services Property Levy
04-Nov-2011 Ai Group submission to BRCWG Future Regulation Reform Agenda
03-Nov-2011 Submission - Small Business Victoria Discussion Paper
27-Sep-2011 Tax Reform Priorities - A Position Statement for the Tax Forum October 2011
27-Sep-2011 Statement Of Reform Priorities
12-Aug-2011 Rail Safety National law - Public Comment Submission - August 2011
25-Jul-2011 Australian Industry Group submission to the VCEC inquiring into a more competitive Victorian manufacturing industry
05-Jan-2011 Submission on Immigration Program Planning Levels 2011-12
01-Dec-2010 Ai Group submission on competition in the banking sector
01-Nov-2010 Productivity the Key to Growth - Ai Group Victoria pre-election statement
26-May-2010 Response to the R&D Tax Credit Scheme Legislation
20-Apr-2010 Response to the Second Exposure Draft - R&D Tax Incentive
05-Feb-2010 Remedies for the proposed R&D Tax Credit Scheme