Terms of Reference

On 3 September 2014, the Senate moved that the following matters be referred to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee for inquiry and report by the last sitting day in March 2015.

Australia‘s transport energy resilience and sustainability, with particular reference to:

  1. options for introducing mandatory oil stockholdings;
  2. the role of Government in ensuring Australian energy for Australians, including maintaining refinery capability; and
  3. Australia‘s role and responsibility regarding energy security as a member of various multilateral fora.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3511