Solving the toughest policy challenges facing Australia and the region

The Centre for Policy Development is an independent, non-partisan public policy institute with staff in Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra and Jakarta, and a network of experts across the Indo-Pacific region.

We confront the toughest policy challenges facing Australia and the region, and take people on the journey of solving them through a unique collaborative method that creates enduring systemic change.

Centre for Policy Development work

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We prepare rigorous, cross-disciplinary, evidence based research that outlines practical policy proposals and ideas for system change

We engage with government through carefully crafted submissions to consultation processes, addressing necessary, practical steps for reform

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We connect decision makers across government, business, academia, NGOs and civil society to stress test policy ideas and guide their effective implementation

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The 2024 Federal Budget presents a renewed vision for the government's role in creating a better future for Australians and strengthening our economy.
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Climate, worker and innovation experts have embraced the Prime Minister’s
InnovationAus |
11 April 2024
New and existing subsidies and incentives designed to bolster domestic
Australian Financial Review |
11 April 2024

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