Inquiry into Mental Health and Suicide Prevention


The Committee launched it's inquiry into Mental Health and Suicide Prevention on Wednesday, 24 February 2021 and has called for submissions. Please see the media release link for more information. 

The Committee invites interested persons and organisations to make submissions by 24 March 2021Submissions should be prepared solely for the inquiry and should not have been previously published. They should comment on at least one of the terms of reference. Please see Preparing a Submission to an Inquiry link for more information.

Public hearings will be held as part of this inquiry so that the Committee can hear from people who have relevant experience or expertise. The dates and locations for the Committee's hearings will be published on this website.

The stages of an inquiry are:

Infographic of the inquiry process

The Committee is unable to intervene or provide advice in relation to individual circumstances. If you are in immediate danger, please contact 000. If you or someone you know needs help, please contact one of the services below:

Lifeline Australia 13 11 14 
Suicide Call Back 1300 659 467 
Kids Help Line 1800 551 800 
BeyondBlue 1300 224 636 
eheadspace 1800 650 890

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Select Committee on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 4633
mhsp.reps@aph.gov.au