About this inquiry

The Committee will inquire into the Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Bill 2017.
Track Inquiry

Upcoming Public Hearings

30 Jan 2018: Canberra
31 Jan 2018: Canberra


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)


If you require any special arrangements to enable you to participate in the Committee's inquiry, please contact the Committee Secretariat.

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Review of the Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Bill 2017

On 8 December 2017 the Attorney-General, Senator the Hon George Brandis QC, asked the Committee to inquire into and report on the Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Bill 2017.

Further information about the Bill, which was introduced to Parliament on 7 December 2017, can be found at this link.

The Committee is currently accepting submissions to this inquiry. Any individual or organisation who wishes to provide a submission should notify the Committee Secretariat by emailing pjcis@aph.gov.au by Friday, 22 December 2017.

Submissions should be received no later than ​12pm​, ​Monday​, ​22 January 2018​. 

​Full consideration may not be able to be given to submissions received after this date.

The Committee intends to report by February 2018.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 2360
Fax: +61 2 6277 2067