Online survey

The Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee is inquiring into the Australian Citizenship Legislation Amendment (Strengthening the Commitments for Australian Citizenship and Other Measures) Bill 2018. In addition to accepting substantive submissions to this inquiry, the committee has developed this online survey to allow members of the public to express their view on the bill. The survey closed at 5pm, 27 April 2018 AEST.

Please ensure that all submissions and correspondence are sent to

The committee has resolved to publish the results of the survey, which are as follows:

  • Total number of responses – 140,646
    • Does not support the bill – 126,322 (89.81%)
    • Support for the bill – 14,324 (10.19%)

The committee also agreed to publish correspondence from Senator Hanson to the committee about the survey, alongside the committee’s response:

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600 

Phone: +61 2 6277 3560
Fax: +61 2 6277 5794