On 22 June 2015 the Senate referred the following matter for inquiry and report by 1 April 2016.
The future of Australia's video game development industry, with particular reference to:
- how Australia can best set regulatory and taxation frameworks that will allow the local video game development industry to grow and fully meet its potential as a substantial employer,
- how Australia can attract video game companies to set up development operations in Australia and employ local staff,
- how export opportunities from Australia's local video game industry can be maximised, and
- any other related matters.