Small Business Regulation Review

Cutting red tape and reducing regulatory burden for small business is a priority for the Victorian Government. To help achieve this, the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) has delivered the Small Business Regulation Review (SBRR) of regulation impacting small businesses.

The SBRR program delivered a series of reviews focusing on regulatory issues for small businesses within specific sectors.

  • The first sector reviewed was Victoria’s retail sector. An Action Statement was released in June 2018.
  • The second sector reviewed was Victoria's visitor economy sector. An Action Statement was released in June 2018.
  • The third sector reviewed was Victoria's construction sector and focused on the way regulators interact with small businesses in the Construction sector. An Action Statement was released in August 2019. The Small Business Regulatory Engagement Charter (PDF 730.32 KB)PDF icon flagship reform of the Construction review was released in October 2020.
To find the latest on the Small Business Regulation Review, visit Engage Victoria.