Terms of Reference

 The Committee will have regard to the offence of Organ Trafficking under division 271 of the Criminal Code and whether it would be practicable or desirable for: 

  • this offence to have extraterritorial application; and
  • Australia to accede to the 2014 Council of Europe Convention against Trafficking in Human Organs.


Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 2313

About this inquiry

The committee will inquire into Human Organ Trafficking and Organ Transplant Tourism

Past Public Hearings

26 Jun 2018: Canberra
08 Jun 2018: Canberra
13 Jun 2017: Canberra


Inquiry Status

Submissions Closed


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