Impact of feral deer, pigs and goats in Australia

On 23 July 2019, the Senate agreed to the committee's recommendation that this inquiry be re-adopted in the 46th Parliament for inquiry and report by 17 September 2019.

On 9 September 2019, the Senate granted an extension of time to report until 3 December 2019.

On 14 October 2019, the Senate granted a further extension of time to report until 16 March 2020.

On 24 February 2020, the Senate granted a further extension of time to report until 16 June 2020.

On 26 March 2020, the reporting date was extended from 16 June 2020 to the second sitting Wednesday of 2021.

All correspondence and evidence previously received for this inquiry has been made available to the new committee. This means that submissions already provided to the committee about this issue do not need to be re-submitted. The committee intends to refer to the evidence received during the 45th Parliament.

The committee has postponed its public hearing which was scheduled to take place in Sydney on Wednesday 18 March 2020 into the impact of feral deer, pigs and goats in Australia.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Environment and Communications
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3526
Fax: +61 2 6277 5818
ec.sen@aph.gov.au

About this inquiry

An inquiry into the impact of feral deer, pigs and goats in Australia, and national priorities to prevent the problems worsening for the natural environment, community and farmers.
Track Inquiry

Upcoming Public Hearings

21 Jul 2020: Canberra
22 Jul 2020: Canberra

Past Public Hearings

18 Mar 2020: Postponed

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Inquiry Status

Submissions closed

How to make a submission

The committee invites individuals and organisations to send in their opinions and proposals in writing (submissions)

Accessibility

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