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Double Disillusion

List of Abbreviations

ABC

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

ABCC

Australian Building and Construction Commission

ABF

Australian Border Force

ACCC

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

ACCU

Australian Carbon Credit Units

ACNC

Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission

ACT

Australian Capital Territory

ACTU

Australian Council of Trade Unions

AEC

Australian Electoral Commission

AES

Australian Election Study

AFP

Australian Federal Police

AHA

Australian Hotels Association

AHRC

Australian Human Rights Commission

ALP

Australian Labor Party

AMA

Australian Medical Association

AMWU

Australian Manufacturing Workers’ Union

ASIC

Australian Securities and Investments Commission

AWU

Australian Workers’ Union

BCA

Business Council of Australia

CATI

computer-assisted telephone interviewing

CDP

Christian Democratic Party

CEFC

Clean Energy Finance Corporation

CFA

Country Fire Authority

CLP

Country Liberal Party

COAG

Council of Australian Governments

CSG

coal seam gas

DAP

Direct Action Plan

DIBP

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

DLP

Democratic Labour Party

DPMC

Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet

EAC

External Advisory Committee

EBA

Enterprise Bargaining Agreement

EPBC Act

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

ETS

Emissions Trading Scheme

EU

European Union

FECCA

Federation of Ethnic Community Councils of Australia

FF

Family First

FIRB

Foreign Investment Review Board

FWC

Fair Work Commission

FWO

Fair Work Ombudsman

GDP

gross domestic product

GFC

global financial crisis

GP

general practitioner

GST

Goods and Services Tax

IAS

Indigenous Advancement Strategy

ICAC

Independent Commission Against Corruption

IMF

International Monetary Fund

IR

industrial relations

ISDS

Investor–State Dispute Settlement

IVR

interactive voice recognition

JLN

Jacqui Lambie Network

JSCEM

Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters

KAP

Katter’s Australian Party

LGBTI

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex

LNP

Liberal–National Party (Queensland)

LPA

Liberal Party of Australia

MAE

median absolute errors

MP

Member of Parliament

NBN

National Broadband Network

NDIS

National Disability Insurance Scheme

NESB

non-English speaking background

NFAW

National Foundation for Australian Women

NFF

National Farmers’ Federation

NGO

non-government organisation

NSW

New South Wales

NT

Northern Territory

NXT

Nick Xenophon Team

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

OH&S

occupational health and safety

OSB

Operation Sovereign Borders

PBS

Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme

PEFO

Pre-Election Fiscal Outlook

PHON

Pauline Hanson’s One Nation

PM

Prime Minister

PNG

Papua New Guinea

PR

proportional representation

PUP

Palmer United Party

QLD

Queensland

RBA

Reserve Bank of Australia

RCA

Refugee Council of Australia

RCGP

Royal College of General Practitioners

RET

Renewable Energy Target

RMSE

root mean square error

RPC

Regional Processing Centre

RSAS

Remote Schools Attendance Strategy

RSRT

Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal

SA

South Australia

SHEV

Safe Haven Enterprise Visa

STEM

science, technology, mathematics and engineering

STV

single transferrable vote

TAS

Tasmania

tCO2-e

tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent

TPP

Trans-Pacific Partnership

TPV

Temporary Protection Visa

UK

United Kingdom

UKIP

United Kingdom Independence Party

UN

United Nations

UNESCO

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

UNHCR

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

US

United States

VIC

Victoria

WA

Western Australia

WEL

Women’s Electoral Lobby

YRAW

Your Rights at Work


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