Publications by Type

Type Title Description Date
Submission Response to the IPART Draft Determination on Electricity Pricing

This submission to the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (the Tribunal) Draft Determination on Electricity Prices establishes the...

03 May 2007
Submission Health and Human Services Access card: Discussion paper 3 - Registration

PIAC’s submission to the Access Card Consumer and Privacy Taskforce’s Discussion Paper No 3 - Registration,...

23 Apr 2007
Submission Comments on the City of Sydney Drug and Alcohol Strategy 2007 - 2010

Homeless people have a high incidence of drug, alcohol and mental health problems. Because they live in public spaces they are also vulnerable to...

13 Apr 2007
Submission Time for change. Response to the Consultation Paper:

The NSW Government is currently undertaking a review of the forensic provisions of the Mental Health Act 1990 and the...

30 Mar 2007
Submission Voluntary medical and emergency information:

The Access Card Consumer and Privacy Taskforce released its second discussion paper, Voluntary Medical and Emergency Information, on 21 February...

20 Mar 2007
Papers - Published Mental illness and the criminal justice system


02 Mar 2007
Submission Submission to the Senate Standing Committee on Finance and Public Administration. Inquiry into the...

PIAC’s submission to the Senate Standing Committee on Finance and Public Administration - the Human Services (...

28 Feb 2007
Papers - Unpublished Comments on the City of Sydney Homelessness Strategy 2007 - 2012

The Homeless Persons’ Legal Service (HPLS), a joint initiative of the Public Interest Advocacy Centre (...

26 Feb 2007
Papers - Published The Health Access Card:

Short paper presented to Liberty: the Victorian Council of Civil Liberty’s Public Forum on the Federal Government’s...

22 Feb 2007
Journal/Newsletter Street rights NSW [5] 02 Feb 2007
Submission Review of the listing provisions of the criminal code:

In its submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security on the Review of the Listing Provisions of the Criminal Code...

02 Feb 2007
Papers - Unpublished Young people, homelessness and the law 15 Jan 2007
Submission Health and social services access card:

This submission outlines PIAC’s concerns about the introduction of the proposed Access Card, in particular in...

12 Jan 2007
Book/Report Australian legal system

Overview of the Australian legal system, including the way in which the legal system is part of the overall structure of government.

31 Dec 2006
Journal/Newsletter PIAC bulletin [24]: 15 Dec 2006
Journal/Newsletter Talkin' justice [2]: 15 Dec 2006
Journal/Newsletter Well connected [29]: 30 Nov 2006
Journal/Newsletter Street rights NSW [4] 27 Nov 2006
Submission Submission to the Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs on the merits of a formal...

In this submission, PIAC responds to a number of questions raised in the Department of Immigration and Multicultural...

17 Nov 2006
Submission Putting the justice into social justice! Comments on the Draft Redfern-Waterloo Human Services...

Comments on the Draft Redfern-Waterloo Human Services Plan Phase Two’s The Draft Plan raises various issues confronting homeless people in...

07 Nov 2006