Productivity Commission Draft Report Issued

Tuesday, Aug 4, 2015

The Productivity Commission (PC) has issued its draft report in relation to their inquiry into the national workplace relations system. The 1000 page report contains 45 recommendations as well a number of requests for stakeholders to provide additional information.

The South Australian Wine Industry Association (SAWIA) in collaboration with the Winemakers’ Federation of Australia (WFA) prepared a detailed submission to the inquiry and will be reviewing the draft report and the draft recommendations in detail.

There will be an opportunity to provide submissions on the draft report by 18 September 2015.

In addition, a public hearing will be held in Adelaide on 15 September to enable stakeholders to provide feedback and information directly to the two Commissioners in charge of the inquiry.

The PC has published an overview/summary of the report's key findings and recommendations.