Inquiry into the operation of the National Redress Scheme

On 28 November 2022 the Committee resolved to inquire into and report upon the operations of the National Redress Scheme.

The terms of reference page outlines which topics and issues the inquiry will examine.

The discussion paper aims to provide guidance to individuals and organisations interested in this inquiry.

Written submissions are encouraged by Monday 27 February 2023.  The Committee will continue to consider submissions after this date.

Easy English Guide to making a submission

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About this inquiry

This Committee will inquire into and report on the operation of the National Redress Scheme.

Track Inquiry

Past Public Hearings

12 Sep 2023: CANBERRA
07 Jul 2023: CANBERRA
12 Apr 2023: Canberra


Inquiry Status

Accepting Submissions


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