Inquiry into Workforce Australia Employment Services

The House Select Committee on Workforce Australia Employment Services was established by a resolution of appointment that passed the House of Representatives on 2 August 2022.

The Committee will inquire into matters referred to in the resolution of appointment and will present its final report by no later than 29 September 2023. Upon presenting the final report the Committee will cease to exist.

On 16 September 2022, the Committee resolved to include pre-employment and complementary programs within the scope of its inquiry, and to specifically consider the role of ParentsNext in providing early intervention services to disadvantaged parents as part of the employment services system. These matters fall within the Committee’s existing Terms of Reference.

The Committee undertook to make any recommendations on ParentsNext in an interim report before the end of
February 2023

Submissions relating to ParentsNext close 30 November 2022

The Committee will separately call for submissions on Workforce Australia and the employment services system more broadly in due course, and will publish guidance material to assist submitters.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
House of Representatives Select Committee on Workforce Australia Employment Services
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 2220
waes.reps@aph.gov.au

About this inquiry

The Committee will inquire into matters referred to in the resolution of appointment and will present its final report by no later than 29 September 2023.

 

Track Inquiry

Past Public Hearings

11 Nov 2022:
03 Nov 2022:

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Inquiry Status

Accepting Submissions

How to make a submission

The committee invites individuals and organisations to send in their opinions and proposals in writing (submissions)

Accessibility

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