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  • Influencing transport policy; commissioning targeted policy projects to address emerging and priority issues; and undertaking research and analysis to underpin decision-making across the department.
  • Coordinating work to prepare for the deployment of connected and automated vehicles in Australia.
  • Investigating the revenue implications of electric vehicles.
  • Leading microeconomic reform through its work on heavy vehicle road reform.
  • Leading the development and delivery of the National Heavy Vehicle Charging Pilot
  • Leading the Department's work to develop a National Freight Data Hub.
  • Implementing a better system for how we invest in roads, through creating stronger links between heavy vehicle infrastructure, the needs of users, the charges they pay and the services they receive.
  • Implementing the Regional Data Hub which provides government and community decision-makers with better economic, social and demographic data on regional Australia, including publicly accessible and searchable location-specific information.
  • Providing legal advice on legislation administered by the Department, related to the making of administrative decisions and dispute resolution and litigation
  • Reviewing legislation administered by the Department.
  • Supporting development of policy and materials for the 2021–22 Budget.
  • Prepare media products such as media releases, social media content, event briefing and speechwriting for portfolio ministerial offices and the department to maximise promotional outcomes.

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