An Australian Standard for the training and use of privately contracted security and detection dogs

February 2021

© Commonwealth of Australia 2021
ISBN: 978-1-76093-180-3

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List of Recommendations

Chapter 1—Introduction

  Conduct of the inquiry
  Report structure

Chapter 2—Report

  Purpose of introducing a national standard
  Standards currently used by the private sector
  Government use of private sector canines
  Standards currently used by government agencies
  International comparisons
  Domestic air cargo screening trial
  Australian Standard under development
  Support for the introduction of a national standard
  Key concerns raised
  Content and structure of the proposed national standard
  Compliance and enforcement of the proposed standard
  Committee view

Appendix 1—Submissions and additional information

Appendix 2—Public hearings and witnesses

Committee Secretariat contact:

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

Phone: +61 2 6277 3419