Northern Australia Workforce Development

Following a referral on 12 October 2022 from the Minister for Northern Australia, the Hon Madeleine King MP, the Joint Select Committee on Northern Australia will inquire into and report on Northern Australia's workforce development.

The Parliamentary Joint Select Committee on Northern Australia has published an issues paper for its inquiry into workforce development in Northern Australia.

The committee invites organisations and members of the public to respond to the issues and questions raised in the issues paper. Those who have previously submitted are invited to make supplementary submissions.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Joint Select Committee on Northern Australia
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3547

Past Public Hearings

24 Aug 2023: Kununurra
23 Aug 2023: Fitzroy Crossing
22 Aug 2023: Broome


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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