Research & Advocacy

Submission to Senate Select Committee on Job Security

The RTBU has provided a submission to the Senate Select Committee on Job Security.


 

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Feedback on Productivity Commission report into national transport regulatory reform

The RTBU provided the following submission to the Department of Transport, Infrastructure, Regional Development and communications in response to the Productivity Commission's report in transport regulatory reform.

 


 

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Submission to Coastal Trading Reform for Cargo Vessels Discussion Paper

The RTBU has provided the following response to the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications' discussion paper on costal trading reform for cargo vessels.

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Submission to ONRSR regarding In-Cab Audio and Video Recordings

The RTBU has made a submission to the Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator (ONRSR) regarding the use of in-cab video and audio recording devices.

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Response to ONRSR Draft Fatigue Management Guideline

The RTBU provided the following response to the Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator's Draft Fatigue Risk Management Guideline.


 

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Submission to Parliamentary Inquiry into Family, Domestic and Sexual Violence

The RTBU is committed to addressing the scourge of family, domestic and sexual violence in our society.  We recognise that these issues affect our members and they affect our workplaces.

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Franchising and privatisation of public transport: a history of failure

In 2019, the RTBU asked Professor John Quiggin from the University of Queensland's School of Economics to assess the arguments for and against the franchising model of public transport privatisation.

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The Inland Rail Project: Learning the Lessons of the Past to Build a Railway for the Future

The Rail, Tram and Bus Union made this submission to the Senate Standing Committee on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Inquiry into the Management of the Inland Rail project by the Australian Rail Track Corporation and the Commonwealth Government.

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Submission to Productivity Commission Inquiry into national transport regulatory reform June 2019

The RTBU has made a submission to Productivity Commission Inquiry into national transport regulatory reform
June 2019.


 

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The Fork in the Road: RTBU 2019 Federal Election Priorities

The RTBU has released its policy priorities for the 2019 Federal election, and called on the major parties to take action on Australia's looming transport crisis.

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