In 2018, our core federal policy areas are:

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

Here is an overview listing of all submissions provided in 2018.

Submission To Date


Organised Criminal Groups Legislation Discussion Paper

Legislation and Development Review Services 11 May 2018


Changes to Motor Accident Guidelines

State Insurance Regulatory Authority (SIRA) 11 May 2018


Proposed responses to the Royal Commission's civil litigation recommendations

Department of Justice NSW 13 April 2018


Judiciary Amendment (Commonwealth
Model Litigant Obligations) Bill 2017

Senate Legal and Constitutional
Affairs Committee
March 2018


Review of the Terrorism (Preventative Detention) Act 2005

Crime and Corruption Commission Queensland 29 March 2018


The need for regulation of mobility scooters, also known as motorised wheelchairs

Senate Standing Committees on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport 13 March 2018


WorkCover Queensland's decision to withdraw work from regional lawyers

The Hon. Grace Grace MP, Qld Minister for Industrial Relations February 2018

Human Rights

Treasury Laws Amendment (Enhancing Whistleblower Protections) Bill 2017

Senate Standing Committees on Economics 23 February 2018


Improving workers compensation dispute resolution in NSW

NSW Department of Finance, Services and Innovation 16 February 2018


Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Bill 2017 and related Bill

Supplementary Submission:

  1. Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Bill 2017 (submitted 22 February 2018)

Senate Standing Committees on Community Affairs


2 February 2018


Review of the National Security Legislation Amendment (Espionage and Foreign Interference) Bill 2017

Supplementary Submission:

  1. Comments on Parliamentary Amendments (submitted 13 March 2018)
Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security 22 January 2018