2015 Review of the Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) scheme

Overview

On 10 December 2014, in accordance with Section 106A of the Export Market Development Grants Act 1997 (as amended), the Hon Andrew Robb AO MP, Minister for Trade and Investment, announced the appointment of Mr Michael Lee, the former CEO of Zip Industries, as the Reviewer for the 2015 Review of the EMDG scheme.

In undertaking his Review, Mr Michael Lee called for public submissions. These submissions are available from the following link:

List of submissions received

Tabling of the EMDG Review report

The Reviewer of the EMDG scheme, Mr Michael Lee, provided his written report to Minister Robb on 30 June 2015. Minister Robb tabled the report, Certainty and Confidence: Exports and Jobs for a Changing Global Economy (PDF), in the Parliament on 19 August 2015.

The media release issued by Minister Robb is available here

Additional documents