Government Submissions

Proposals and submissions to government departments.

2020 Submissions

January 2020

Response to RACGP's Guidelines for preventive activities in general practice

Federal 2020-21 Pre-Budget Submission

ACT 2020-21 Pre-Budget Submission

NSW 2020-21 Pre-Budget Submission

VIC 2020-21 Pre-Budget Submission

QLD 2020-21 Pre-Budget Submission

SA 2020-21 Pre-Budget Submission

NT 2020-21 Pre-Budget Submission

TAS 2020-21 Pre-Budget Submission

WA 2020-21 Pre-Budget Submission

2019 Submissions

December 2019

Workforce Submission to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety

November 2019

Standards for General Practice residential aged care

October 2019

NDIS Review

Serious incident response scheme

September 2019

Minimising the Use of Restraints

Proposed alternative models for allocating residential aged care places

Dementia Australia response to Health Transparency Bill

Evaluation of the aged care system navigator measure

July 2019

Review of the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal Guardianship Division

Dementia Australia submission to the Royal Commission into Victoria’s mental health system

May 2019

Dementia Australia response to the proposal for a new residential aged care funding model

Dementia Australia response to Voluntary Assisted Dying in WA

April 2019

Dementia Australia response to QLD aged care and end of life inquiry

Senate Committee questions on notice

March 2019

Australian Digital Health Agency: Digital Medicines Program Blueprint

2019-20 FEDERAL Pre-budget Submission

2019-20 ACT Pre-budget Submission

2019-20 NSW Pre-budget Submission

2019-20 NT Pre-budget Submission

2019-20 QLD Pre-budget Submission

2019-20 SA Pre-budget Submission

2019-20 TAS Pre-budget Submission

2019-20 VIC Pre-budget Submission

2019-20 WA Pre-budget Submission

February 2019

Streamlined Consumer Assessment for Aged Care

2019-20 NSW Pre-budget Submission

January 2019

Transport for NSW Older Persons - Transport and Mobility Plan 2018-2022

2019-20 Pre-budget Submission

2018 Submissions

December 2018

Supplementary Inquiry into effectiveness of aged care quality

October 2018

Aged Care Amendment Staffing Ratio Disclosure Bill 2018

Draft Charter of Aged Care Rights

August 2018

Consultation on Australian Medical Research and Innovation Priorities for 2018-2021

May 2018

Integrated Carer Support Service: Regional Delivery Partners

April 2018

Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) Respite Care Consultation

March 2018

Aged care workforce strategy survey

February 2018

Review of Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) legislation

January 2018

Inquiry into the quality of care in residential aged care facilities in Australia

Future of work and workers

Specialist Dementia Care Units

2017 Submissions

December 2017

Pre-Budget Submission 2018-19

November 2017

Submission to the public consultation - redesign of dementia consumer supports

July 2017

Submission to the inquiry into the NDIS amendment bill

Submission to the review of aged care regulatory processes

Submission to the HRC OPCAT discussion paper

Submission to the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency’s consultation on the draft Cost Recovery Implementation Statement (CRIS)

Submission to the Productivity Commission - Reform to Human Services

Submission to the Productivity Commission - NDIS costs position paper

June 2017

Submission to inform development of the new aged care Diversity Framework

Submission to the NDIS Code of Conduct Discussion Paper

May 2017

Submission from Dementia Australia to the LGBTI Strategy Review

Submission from Dementia Australia to the CALD Strategy Review

April 2017

Submission inquiry into outcomes under the National Disability Strategy

Submission to single quality framework draft aged care quality standards consultation paper

Submission to single quality framework options for assessing performance consultation paper

March 2017

Submission to the Productivity Commission, a review of NDIS costs

February 2017

Submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission’s (ALRC) Elder Abuse Discussion Paper

Submission to the Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) Discussion paper: Protection of Accommodation Bonds

Submission to the Productivity Commission

Submission to Human Rights Commission Consultation on Disability Rights

Pre-Budget Submission 2017-18

January 2017

Submission to the Digital Health Strategy

2016 Submissions

December 2016

Submission to Integrated Carer Support Service Draft Model

Submission to the Aged Care Legislated Review

November 2016

Submission to Community Visitors Scheme

October 2016

Submission to the National Aged Care Advocacy Framework

Submission to Social Services Legislation Amendment (Budget Repair) Bill 2016

September 2016

Submission to RACGP Standards for General Practice review

August 2016

Submission to the Palliative Care Framework Review

Submission to the NHMRC Grant Structural Review

Submission to the Elder Abuse Inquiry

Dementia Australia comment on NSQHS Standards RIS

July 2016

Submission to Productivity Commission Data Inquiry

June 2016

Submission to Integrated Carer Support Service consultation

June 2016

The Medical Research Future Fund Priorities

The National Disability Advisory Program review

Increasing Choice in Home Care

April 2016

ILC Commissioning Framework Submission

Submission to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee Inquiry: the Indefinite Detention of People with Cognitive and Psychiatric Impairment in Australia

March 2016

Submission to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee Inquiry: the Future of Australia's Aged Care Sector Workforce

Submission to the Joint Standing Committee on the National Disability Insurance Scheme: Inquiry into accommodation for people with a disability

February 2016

Pre-Budget Submission 2016-17

2015 Submissions

December 2015

Submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission - Willing to Work

Private Health Insurance Review

November 2015

MBS Review

October 2015

National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards Version 2: Consultation

Australian Aged Care Quality Agency – Let’s Talk Quality consultation

September 2015

Submission to the Primary Health Care Advisory Group

July 2015

Submission to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Health

Submission to the National Disability Advocacy Framework

April 2015

Submission to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Quality and Safeguarding Framework

March 2015

Response to NDIS ILC Policy Framework

February 2015

Submission to the Senate Standing Committee on Community Affairs on the adequacy of existing residential care arrangements available for young people with severe physical, mental or intellectual disabilities in Australia

Federal Budget Submission 2015-16

January 2015

Feedback - Adoption of International Standards and Risk Assessments in Aged Care

2014 Submissions

September 2014

Submission to the Senate Select Committee on Health

Submission to the inquiry into the exposure draft of the Medical Services (Dying with Dignity) Bill 2014

February 2014

Federal Budget Submission 2014-15

June 2014

Submission in response to the Key Directions for the Commonwealth Home Support Programme Discussion Paper

2013 Submissions

December 2013

Supplementary Submission for the Senate Inquiry into the Care and Management of Australian's Living with Dementia and Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia

Submission to the National Commission of Audit

November 2013

Submission to the Exposure Draft Quality Agency Principles 2013 and Quality Agency Reporting Principles 2013

October 2013

Submission to ACCC on the authorisation of Visa & MasterCard

May 2013

Senate Inquiry into the Care and Management of Australian's Living with Dementia and Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia

February 2013

Response to the COAG Consultation Regulation Impact Statement

January 2013

Response to the National Disability Insurance Scheme Bill 2012

January 2013

Federal Budget Submission 2013-14

2012 Submissions 

September 2012

Submission to comment on the Preventive Health Research Strategy 2012-2016

August 2012

Submission to comment on the Interim Operating Framework of the new Aged Care Financing Authority

July 2012

Submission to the Review of Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme Anti-Dementia Drugs to treat Alzheimer’s disease

May 2012

House of Representatives Standing Committee on Health and Ageing Inquiry into Dementia: Early Diagnosis and Intervention

April 2012

Submission to the Strategic Review of Health and Medical Research 

Submission Appendices

Senate Community Affairs Committee Inquiry into Palliative Care

March 2012

Follow up Submission

February 2012

Draft Pricing Framework for use by the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

January 2012

Federal Budget Submission 2012-13

2011 Submissions

June 2011 

Submission to Australian Labor Party Platform

May 2011

Productivity Comission Public Inquiry into Disability Care and Support

March 2011

Productivity Commission Draft Report: Caring for Older Australians

February 2011

Draft Report of the Productivity Commission Inquiry into Disability Care and Support

2010 Submissions 

November 2010

Federal Budget Submission 2011

Federal Budget Submission 2011 - Letter to The Hon Mark Butler MP

Dementia Initiative National Evaluation Project

Letter to the Minister for Mental Health and Ageing, The Hon Mark Butler MP

October 2010

Dementia Australia's supplementary submission to the Productivity Commission

September 2010

Review of the Aged Care Accreditation Standards and Processes

August 2010

Productivity Commission Public Inquiry into Disability Care and Support

July 2010

Dementia Australia's initial submission to the Productivity Commission 

March 2010 

Review of the Aged Care Funding Instrument 

January 2010  

Submission to National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

2009 Submissions

September 2009

Dementia Australia's Federal Budget Submission 2010/11 - Dementia: facing the epidemic

August 2009

Review of the Complaints Investigation Scheme (CIS)

July 2009

Aged Care Accreditation Review Response

February 2009

Dementia Australia Primary Care Submission

2009 - 2010 Budget Submission

January 2009

National Dementia Risk Reduction Program -  Attachment

2008 Submissions

December 2008

Residential & Community Aged Care in Australia 

November 2008

National Preventative Health Taskforce

July 2008

Carer Support Enquiry Submission

Support Needs of People Living with Dementia in Rural and Remote Australia

May 2008

National Health and Hospital Reform Commission Submission

April 2008

Dementia Australia 2020 Summit submission: Health: a long-term national health strategy

Dementia Australia 2020 Summit submission: Strengthening communities; supporting families & social inclusion

March 2008

Submission on a draft National Patient Charter of Rights 

January 2008

2008-2009 Budget Submission

Executive Summary

Letter to the Hon Wayne Swan, Treasurer