Media Releases

Maximising investment opportunities and managing climate risks

27 June 2023

The Albanese Government is consulting on detailed proposals that will help Australian companies and investors to maximise economic opportunities in the shift to cheaper, cleaner, and more reliable energy, and to manage climate risks.

Albanese Government delivers over $1.5 billion in new tax incentives for small and medium businesses

21 June 2023

The Government is helping to supercharge Australia’s small and medium businesses with the delivery of more than $1.5 billion in new tax incentives.

New Gas Code secures supply at reasonable prices for Australian users

14 June 2023

The Albanese Government has now completed the design of the Mandatory Gas Code of Conduct (Gas Code), following close engagement with gas users and producers.

Australia and New Zealand to bolster economic opportunities of clean energy transformation

08 June 2023

Australia and New Zealand will work closer than ever before to maximise the economic opportunities of the net zero transformation and accelerate climate action across the Indo‑Pacific.

Inaugural Australia–New Zealand 2+2 Climate and Finance Dialogue joint statement

08 June 2023

The Hon Jim Chalmers, the Hon Chris Bowen, the Hon Grant Robertson, and the Hon James Shaw met in Wellington on 8 June 2023 for the inaugural Australia–New Zealand Climate and Finance Ministers’ meeting.

Visit to New Zealand (1)

08 June 2023

Over the next two days I will take part in a series of meetings in New Zealand to strengthen trade and business links between our nations.

National Accounts

07 June 2023

Today’s National Accounts confirm that momentum in the Australian economy is moderating largely as expected.

APRA Statement of Expectations

07 June 2023

The Albanese Government is today releasing an updated Statement of Expectations for the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA).

Modernising payments infrastructure by phasing out cheques

07 June 2023

The Albanese Government will work to ensure Australians continue to have access to the payments services they require as the nation shifts away from the use of cheques.

Modernising Australia's Payment System

07 June 2023

The Albanese Government is taking the next important steps to modernise the way Australians make and receive payments.