Australia-Republic of Korea Free Trade Agreement negotiations

Quick Guide: Key Investment & Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) Outcomes

Quick Guide: Key Investment and Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) Outcomes [PDF 47 KB]

The Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement (KAFTA) will provide improved access and protection for Australian investors and investments in Korea. It will also promote increased Korean investment in Australia.

KAFTA ISDS is a modern, balanced mechanism with explicit safeguards for legitimate public welfare regulation

KAFTA will promote increased Korean investment in Australia

KAFTA will improve opportunities and protections for Australian investors