Law enforcement capabilities in relation to child exploitation

On 16 June 2021, the Joint Committee on Law Enforcement initiated an inquiry into child exploitation.

This inquiry lapsed at the end of the 46th Parliament.

On 3rd August 2022 the committee re-initiated this inquiry in the 47th Parliament.

All correspondence and evidence previously received for this inquiry has been made available to the new committee. This means that submissions already provided to the committee about this issue do not need to be re-submitted.

The committee intends to refer to the evidence received during the 46th Parliament, in addition to any new evidence received. Submissions to this inquiry received in the 46th Parliament can be accessed here. Public Hearings from the 46th Parliament can be accessed here.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Parliamentary Joint Committee on Law Enforcement
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3419

About this inquiry

This inquiry is examining law enforcement capabilities in relation to child exploitation.

Past Public Hearings

10 Aug 2023: Canberra
26 Jul 2023: Canberra
20 Feb 2023: Canberra


Inquiry Status

Report Tabled


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