Carbon tax repeal – GST

On 15 October 2013, the government announced that it will repeal the Carbon Tax and related measures. The carbon tax repeal – GST is one of the related measures.

Legislation and supporting material

The Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013 was defeated in the Senate on 20 March 2014.

A series of bills to repeal the carbon tax and related measures was re-introduced into parliament on 14 July 2014.

On 17 July 2014, the bill received Royal Assent.

Other relevant bills:

Media releases

Refer to the joint media releaseExternal Link Legislation to repeal the carbon tax by the Prime Minister and the Minister for the Environment, dated 15 October 2013.

More information

For more information, refer to the Department of the Environment websiteExternal Link

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