Government relations and public policy advice

Market leading multi-partisan public affairs expertise

As a respected leader in public affairs for over 25 years, we know the strategies and approaches likely to be effective in dealing with government. GRACosway’s national, multi-partisan team of public affairs professionals works with clients to successfully navigate the federal, state and territory policy and political landscape.

GRACosway provides clients with a range of solutions to help build constructive lines of communication with government and other key stakeholders to achieve important business objectives.

Our government relations and public affairs services include:

  • Policy, regulatory and legislative advice: strategic counsel, policy formulation and tactical support to achieve regulatory outcomes or contest, promote or amend legislation
  • Political and policy audit: information gathering and analysis to determine how a client, project or policy agenda is likely to be perceived in light of political, policy and other relevant factors
  • Stakeholder mapping and engagement: identification of key government and other influencers, and assistance in developing meeting programs with government stakeholders in pursuit of regulatory or business objectives
  • Major projects, procurement and bid advisory: specialist advice on government procurement processes, asset sales, PPPs, major projects and outsourcing opportunities
  • Market entry and regulatory approvals: research, preparation and implementation of strategies focused on market entry/expansion into government and regulated industry sectors
  • Merger and acquisition advice: working with principals and their financial and legal advisers to understand key political and policy issues, and achieve foreign investment and other regulatory approvals
  • Government and parliamentary inquiry assistance:guidance on formulation of written submissions to inquiries, effective participation in public hearing participation and follow-on advocacy

GRACosway is listed under the relevant lobbyist registers and lobbying codes of conduct in NSW, Queensland, Western Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, South Australia, the ACT and federally. GRACosway is also a founding member of the Australian Professional Government Relations Association and adheres to the APGRA’s Code of Conduct.

For further information on our government relations and public policy capabilities please contact:

Kirsten Mulley

+61 408 476 470

Richard King
Managing Partner – Public Affairs

+61 407 766 633

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Australian Professional Government Relations Association
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