In 2017, our core federal areas include:

  • The Royal Commission into institutional responses to child sexual abuse and related state-based legislative change;
  • Australia's treatment of asylum seekers and immigration rights;
  • Counter-terrorism legislation;
  • Access to justice;
  • The National Disability Insurance Scheme and National Injury Insurance Scheme; and
  • Insurance and superannuation.

Further information about our federal areas can be viewed under 'Our Work'.

Here, we provide an overview listing of all submissions provided and freedom of applications in 2016.

Submission To Date


Access to telecommunications data in civil proceedings: Response to Consultation Paper circulated by the Attorney-General’s Department and the Department of Communication and the Arts

Attorney General's Department and the Department of Communications and the Arts 27 January 2017


The provision of hearing services under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Joint Standing Committee on the NDIS 30 January 2017

Immigration rights

Inquiry into Migrant Settlement Outcomes

Appendix (Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants' End of Mission to Australia Statement)

Joint Standing Committee on Migration 31 January 2017