Publications by Type
|Submission||Encouraging consumer benefits in water for tenants:||
The NSW Office of Fair Trading is currently undertaking a review of the Residential Tenancies Act 1987.
|21 Dec 2007|
|Submission||Resurrecting the right to privacy:||
PIAC’s submission to this major review notes the comprehensive nature of DP 72 and...
|21 Dec 2007|
|Submission||Working together to achieve a new direction for NSW:||
This submission responds to the the adequacy and appropriateness of performance measures for reporting progress of the NSW...
|18 Dec 2007|
|Book/Report||Electricity supply in NSW:||
The Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC) commissioned the Institute for Sustainable Futures (ISF...
|15 Dec 2007|
In 2006 and 2007, PIAC and the NSW Disability Discrimination Legal Centre worked with a number...
|15 Dec 2007|
|Submission||Inquiry into the prohibition on the publication of names of children involved in criminal...||
PIAC has made a brief submission to the NSW Parliamentary inquiry into the legislative...
|13 Dec 2007|
|Submission||Response to the Application for an Exemption under the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 by...||
PIAC along with several organisations representing people with disabilities recently submitted a report on access to...
|10 Dec 2007|
|Submission||Retailer of Last Resort supply fee for small retail customers||
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) has recommended that customers of a failed electricity retailer...
|29 Nov 2007|
|Journal/Newsletter||PIAC bulletin :||15 Nov 2007|
|Submission||Smart meters and functionality.||
Smart meters can record a lot more information about residential energy consumption than normal ‘accumulation’ meters. They enable...
|15 Nov 2007|
|Journal/Newsletter||Street rights NSW ||12 Nov 2007|
|Submission||AEMC review of the effectiveness of competition in electricity and gas retail marketing in Victoria||
The Australian Energy Marketing Commission is conducting a review of the effectiveness of competition in the Victorian electricity and gas ...
|09 Nov 2007|
|Papers - Unpublished||Nothing more than chicken feed:||
Crisis Payment is one-off financial assistance provided to individuals who are experiencing severe financial hardship and are already receiving an...
|07 Nov 2007|
|Submission||Red tape reduction in the Office of State Revenue. Submission||
In its response to the Office of State Revenue’s (OSR) invitation to make comments to their Red Tape Reduction...
|02 Nov 2007|
|Papers - Published||Control at what cost? The psychological impact of incarceration in the Supermax||
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|24 Oct 2007|
|Submission||Submission to IPART's review of prices for Sydney Water Corporation 2008-2012||
Sydney Water Corporation (SWC) is seeking significant rises to residential water bills, in order to pay for lost revenue...
|19 Oct 2007|
|Book/Report||Public Interest Advocacy Centre 25 years: 1982-2007||15 Oct 2007|
|Submission||Australia's third periodic report to the Committee Against Torture NGO report addendum||
PIAC has contributed to and endorsed an addendum to the NGO Report (a Shadow Report) in...
|09 Oct 2007|
|Submission||Matching rights with remedies: a statutory cause of action for invasion of privacy.||
In its response to the NSW Law Reform Commission’s Consultation Paper 1 on a review of privacy laws,...
|03 Oct 2007|
|Submission||The effectiveness of fines as a sentencing option:||
In its response to the New South Wales Sentencing Council Interim Report, The Effectiveness of Fines as a Sentencing Option: Court-imposed...
|02 Oct 2007|