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Submission Submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission Inquiry into Freedom of Religion and Belief in...

PIAC, together with Kingsford Legal Centre and CCLCG, made a joint submission to the...

06 Mar 2009
Submission Open letter to the NSW Government

PIAC coordinated a group of NGOs, including the Australian Branch of the International Commission of Jurists, Australian...

20 Mar 2009
Submission Submission to the NSW Attorney General on the review of the Law Enforcement (Powers and...

In this submission, PIAC criticises the NSW Government’s extension of “emergency...

20 Oct 2009
Submission Licence to bill:

In September 2009, the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal of New South Wales began the process of reviewing the Sydney Water operating...

27 Nov 2009
Submission Improving access through translating principles into practice:

In November 2008, PIAC made a submission in response to the Attorney General’s Report, A Strategic Framework for...

30 Nov 2009
Submission Online electricity prices

Following a workshop convened by the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal of New South Wales (IPART) in September...

28 Sep 2009
Submission Energy efficiency and customer bills:

The Ministerial Council on Energy released a Consultation Regulatory Impact Statement on Energy Bill Benchmarking.

01 Dec 2009
Submission Improving the response to customer hardship:

In November 2009, Industry & Investment NSW invited stakeholders to comment on the draft...

09 Dec 2009
Submission A better future for Australia's Indigenous young people:

The over-representation of Indigenous juveniles in the justice system has been an issue for many years, and is a particular issue in ...

22 Dec 2009
Submission Gas price regulation:

In November 2009 the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal of New South Wales (IPART) released an Issues Paper as...

23 Dec 2009
Submission Homeless not houseless:

In October 2009, NSW Fair Trading released a draft Residential Tenancy Bill.

23 Dec 2009
Submission Freedom of information repackaged:

The Freedom of Information Amendment (Reform) Bill 2009 (Cth) (the FOIR Bill) and the Information Commissioner Bill 2009...

29 Jan 2010
Submission Access to energy II:

This report forms PIAC’s submission to the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal of New South Wales (...

02 Feb 2010
Submission Supplementary submission to the NSW Legislative Council's Select Committee on the NSW Taxi...

This supplementary submission responds to the questions that were raised with Ms Simpson during the public hearing into the NSW...

22 Jan 2010
Submission Answers to Questions on Notice from public hearing on 15 February 2010 in relation to the Freedom...

In March 2010, PIAC made a supplementary submission to the Commonwealth Senate Standing Committee on Finance and Public...

05 Mar 2010
Submission Quality? Please assure us!

The Homeless Persons’ Legal Service (HPLS) made a submission in response to the release of the Housing Ministers...

22 Apr 2010
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 For the sake of democracy:

PIAC has made a submission to the NSW Legislative Council Select Committee Inquiry into...

15 Feb 2008
Submission Sifting through greenwash:

PIAC’s overarching concerns for the regulation of environmental claims in marketing are ensuring consumers have as...

19 Feb 2008
Submission Submission to the Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters Inquiry into the Conduct of the...

PIAC’s submission to the Federal Parliamentary Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters Inquiry into the 2007...

16 May 2008