• Policy Bank

    Australian and international examples of policy and legislation which supports and encourages relocalisation of energy, food and fabrication

    energy
    policy, legislation and regulation to support and encourage local and renewable energy Community Choice Aggregation The Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) process allows local governments (or groups of local governments) to join together to make energy purchasing decisions on behalf of...
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    food
    policy, legislation and regulation to support and encourage local food production Edible Pocket Gardens (AUS) City of Palmerston, Northern Territory City policy that allows residents to grow edible plants in their local parks subject to guidelines and permissions. Urban Agriculture (US) San...
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    fabrication
    policy, legislation and regulation to support and encourage local manufacturing, remaking, and a circular economy Repair Tax Incentive (Sweden): From Value Chain to Value Cycle (in Swedish and English) The Swedish government is introducing tax breaks (halving VAT) on repairs. Right to Repair ...
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