The Tasmanian Freight Equalisation Scheme operates according to Ministerial Directions (2012) using parameters recommended by the TFES Review Authority (1998). The Tasmanian Wheat Freight Scheme operates under separate Ministerial Directions approved on 25 January 2006.
- Tasmanian Freight Schemes–Parameter Review 2013
- Freight Rates Update 2012–13
SKM was engaged to assist with freight rate data. The SKM study also examined Bass Strait shipping arrangements, including the impact of changes in the past two years.