Submissions 2019

Carers NSW regularly provides submissions to NSW and Australian government inquiries and consultations, as well as policy and legislative reviews and drafts.

Our key published submissions from 2019 are listed below (last updated 3 March 2020):

Disability

Carers NSW submission on the NDIS thin markets discussion paper

Carers NSW submission to the NSW Government in response to consultation for the Restrictive Practices Authorisation 2019 consultation

Carers NSW submission to the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability in response to the Draft Accessibility Strategy 

Carers NSW submission to the NDIS Joint Standing Committee inquiry into NDIS planning

Carers NSW submission to the NSW Ageing and Disability Commissioner's NSW Disability Advocacy Review

Carers NSW submission on the NDIS Act Review and Participant Service Guarantee

Aged care

Carers NSW submission to the Department of Health impact analysis of alternative arrangements for allocating residential aged care places

Carers NSW submission to the Aged Care Financing Authority on improving home care payment arrangements

Carers NSW submission to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety's aged care workforce stream

Carers NSW submission to Department of Health on additional service fees in residential aged care

Mental health

Carers NSW submission to the Productivity Commission Inquiry into the social and economic benefits of improving mental health

Carers NSW submission in response to the National Treatment Framework

Income support

Carers NSW submission to the Senate Standing Committee on Community Affairs inquiry into Centrelink’s Compliance Program 

Carers NSW submission to the Senate Standing Committee on Community Affairs inquiry into the adequacy of Newstart and related payments and alternative mechanisms to determine the level of income support payments in Australia

Other

Carers NSW submission in response to the Residential Tenancies Regulation 2019 consultation

Carers NSW submission in response to the Productivity Commission better way to support veterans draft report

Carers NSW submission to the Department of Education on before and after school care (BASC) programs in NSW

Carers NSW submission to the Productivity Commission on the Issues Paper on an Indigenous Evaluation Strategy

Carers NSW submission in response to the provisions of the NSW Ageing and Disability Commissioner Bill 2019

Carers NSW submission in response to the open consultation for the National Dust Disease Taskforce

Carers NSW submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission's consultation, Free and Equal: A national conversation

Carers NSW submission in response to the NSW Productivity Commission discussion paper, Kickstarting the productivity conversation

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