Second Progress Report


Inquiry into PFAS remediation in and around Defence bases - Second progress report


On Monday, 31 August 2020, the PFAS Sub-committee tabled its second progress report for the Inquiry into PFAS remediation in and around Defence bases.



© Commonwealth of Australia 2013

ISBN 978-1-76092-114-9 (Printed version)

ISBN 978-1-76092-115-6 (HTML version)

View report as a single document - (PDF 941 KB)


Preliminary pages - 
Foreword, Membership of the Committee,
Membership of the Human Rights Sub-Committee, Terms of reference,
List of abbreviations, List of recommendations
 (PDF 330 KB)
Chapter 1 –  Introduction
 (PDF 192 KB)
Chapter 2 –  Coordination of a national PFAS remediation program
 (PDF 197 KB)
Chapter 3 – Remediation management and investment
 (PDF 271 KB)
Chapter 4 – Health, community and compensation
 (PDF 325 KB)
Chapter 5 – National and international standards setting
 (PDF 254 KB)
Appendix A – Submissions
 (PDF 61 KB)
 Appendix B – Public hearings
 (PDF 91 KB)


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