Agreement between Australia and Japan concerning the Facilitation of Reciprocal Access and Cooperation between the Australian Defence Force and the Self-Defense Forces of Japan

The inquiry was re-referred to the Committee on Monday, 1 August 2022.

In addition to any evidence received in the current Parliament, the Committee will use the evidence and records of the previous Committee received in the 46th Parliament. The submissions from the 46th Parliament can be found on the submissions webpage.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Joint Standing Committee on Treaties
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 4002

About this inquiry

The Committee will inquire into the treaty.

Past Public Hearings

12 Oct 2022: Canberra
05 Sep 2022: Canberra


Inquiry Status


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