Senate Select Committee on EVs
1st August 2018
The Australian Parliament Senate has established a select committee to inquire into the use and manufacture of electric vehicles in Australia. The committee has been charged with investigating the following:
a) the potential economic, environmental and social benefits of widespread electric vehicle uptake in Australia;
b) opportunities for electric vehicle manufacturing and electric vehicle supply and value chain services in Australia, and related economic benefits;
c) measures to support the acceleration of electric vehicle uptake;
d) measures to attract electric vehicle manufacturing and electric vehicle supply and value chain manufacturing to Australia;
e) how federal, state and territory Governments could work together to support electric vehicle uptake and manufacturing, supply, and value chain activities; and
f) any other related matters.
TOCA were invited to make a submission to the Senate Select Committee , a copy of which is available from the link below. Our submission was based upon common issues experienced by our members as well as specific feedback we received from members. We thank all of those that contributed.
More details, including access to submissions made by other individuals and organisations can be found at https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Electric_Vehicles
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