Regulatory Impact Assessment support

The following are a selection of documents that may help guide a government agency’s regulatory impact assessment.


Regulatory Impact Assessment Guidelines for Western Australia


Example of best practice PIA

Electricity and Gas Licence Exemption Amendments: Commercial and Residential on-Selling PIA

Example of best practice RIS

Harmonised Work Health and Safety Laws (DRIS)

Other useful documents



As part of our service, the Better Regulation Unit offers targeted training to government agencies. Topics can include:

  • Decision-making in uncertainty
  • Options identification
  • Regulatory design
  • Enforcement design and practice

If this is of interest to you, please email the Better Regulation Unit.

Page reviewed 31 March 2020