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Australia and UK sign Mutual Recognition Agreement


19 January 2019

Australia and the UK have signed a new Mutual Recognition Agreement that will ensure continuity for Australian businesses and conformity assessment bodies following Brexit.

Report on the review of the Australian Jobs Act


18 January 2019

We have released a report that reviews the operation of the Jobs Act, which requires developers of major projects worth $500 million or more to provide opportunities for Australian industry.

Statement on reports of a Human Rights Commission process

Media release

15 January 2019

We are consulting in the communities that have nominated a site to have a conversation about hosting this possible new industry, and we will continue to consult until they make a decision.

Consumers are getting what they pay for


11 January 2019

The National Measurement Institute (NMI) has released its annual report on national trade measurement compliance for 2017–18.


Resources and energy export earnings are on track for a record-breaking year

Media release

21 December 2018

The December 2018 edition of Resources and Energy Quarterly forecasts Australia’s resources and energy export earnings to reach a record $264 billion in 2018–19.