The Commissioner for Better Regulation works to improve regulation in Victoria by advising the Government on:

  • the adequacy of impact assessments for legislation and regulation;
  • regulatory policies including regulation design, implementation and evaluation; and
  • opportunities to improve regulation

The Commissioner works with departments, agencies and regulators to improve regulation, including through the provision of training, guidance material and resources. She also convenes the Regulator's Forum and administers Victoria's competitive neutrality policy.

Click 'About Us' for more information about the Commissioner.


Building Regulations Sunset Review

The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DEWLP) has released the proposed Building Regulations 2017 for consultation. Have your say on the proposed regulations until 5pm 18 July 2017. Please visit

The RIS/LIA training dates have been confirmed for 2017, and will take place on the following dates:

  • Wednesday 5 and Thursday 6 July (Fully booked - waitlist available)
  • Wednesday 30 and Thursday 31 August
  • Wednesday 11 and Thursday 12 October
  • Wednesday 22 and Thursday 23 November

Registration for training can be done via the RIS/LIA Training Registration page.