Submissions

February 1, 2010

Submission to the Inquiry into Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform and Reinstatement of Racial Discrimination Act) Bills

Carers Australia is concerned that the welfare management measures to address school attendance outlined in the bills may have a negative impact on young carers and their families.

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January 29, 2010

Submission to the Commonwealth Ombudsman Issues Paper “Mistakes and Unintended Consequences— a safety net approach”

Carers Australia welcomes the opportunity to respond to this important issues paper. One of the unintended consequences of a lack of flexibility in government processes and legislation is the significant...

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