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About this inquiry

An inquiry into Grandparents who take primary responsibility for raising their grandchildren.

Inquiry Status

Report Tabled

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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Public Hearings

Past Public Hearings and Transcripts

10 Jun 2014Melbourne, VIC(HTML & PDF)PDF: Hearing 1 (10/06/2014) 2106PDF Format
13 Jun 2014Sydney, NSW(HTML & PDF)PDF: Hearing 2 (13/06/2014) 2107PDF Format
20 Jun 2014Canberra, ACT(HTML & PDF)PDF: Hearing 3 (20/06/2014) 2244PDF Format
05 Aug 2014Darwin, NT(HTML & PDF)PDF: Hearing 4 (5/08/2014) 2348None
06 Aug 2014West Perth, WA(HTML & PDF)PDF: Hearing 5 (6/08/2014) 2257PDF Format
07 Aug 2014Albany, WA(HTML & PDF)PDF: Hearing 6 (7/08/2014) 2258None
19 Sep 2014Hobart, TAS(HTML & PDF)PDF: Hearing 7 (19/09/2014) 2347PDF Format