Select Committee on the Cost of Living

On 28 September 2022 the Senate established a select committee, to be known as the Select Committee on the Cost of Living, to inquire into and report on:

  1. the cost of living pressures facing Australians;
  2. the Government's fiscal policy response to the cost of living;
  3. ways to ease cost of living pressures through the tax and transfer system;
  4. measures to ease the cost of living through the provision of Government services; and
  5. any other related matter.

The submission closing date is 12 May 2023.

The reporting date is 31 May 2024.


Cost of living survey

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Committee Secretariat contact:

Select Committee on Cost of Living
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3547