The principal objectives are listed here:
- Development of a policy framework that encourages and provides for coordinated regulatory development in each jurisdiction.
- Coordination of individual State/Territory/NZ program objectives and activities, to ensure uniformity wherever possible.
- Representation of ERAC’s agreed policies at the national level for the purpose of securing support from Governments, industry and the public.
- Active participation in policy and technical committees of organisations such as Standards Australia and Standards New Zealand to ensure that the content of national technical standards is consistent with regulatory directions and requirements.