Government Submissions

Alzheimer’s Australia proposals and submissions to government departments.

2017 Submissions

Submission to the Productivity Commission, a review of NDIS costs
March 2017

Submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission’s (ALRC) Elder Abuse Discussion Paper
February 2017

Submission to the Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) Discussion paper: Protection of Accommodation Bonds
February 2017

Submission to the Productivity Commission
February 2017

Submission to Human Rights Commission Consultation on Disability Rights
February 2017

Pre-Budget Submission 2017-18
February 2017

Submission to the Digital Health Strategy
January 2017


2016 Submissions

Submission to Integrated Carer Support Service Draft Model
December 2016

Submission to the Aged Care Legislated Review
December 2016

Submission to Community Visitors Scheme
November 2016

Submission to the National Aged Care Advocacy Framework
October 2016

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

Submission to RACGP Standards for General Practice review
September 2016

Submission to the Palliative Care Framework Review
August 2016

Submission to the NHMRC Grant Structural Review
August 2016

Submission to the Elder Abuse Inquiry
August 2016

Alzheimer’s Australia comment on NSQHS Standards RIS
August 2016

Submission to Productivity Commission Data Inquiry
July 2016

Submission to Integrated Carer Support Service consultation
June 2016

The Medical Research Future Fund Priorities
June 2016

The National Disability Advisory Program review
June 2016

Increasing Choice in Home Care
June 2016

ILC Commissioning Framework Submission
April 2016

Submission to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee Inquiry: the Indefinite Detention of People with Cognitive and Psychiatric Impairment in Australia
April 2016

Submission to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee Inquiry: the Future of Australia's Aged Care Sector Workforce
March 2016

Submission to the Joint Standing Committee on the National Disability Insurance Scheme: Inquiry into accommodation for people with a disability
March 2016

Pre-Budget Submission 2016-17
February 2016


2015 Submissions

Submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission - Willing to Work
December 2015

Private Health Insurance Review
December 2015

MBS Review
November 2015

National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards Version 2: Consultation
October 2015

Australian Aged Care Quality Agency – Let’s Talk Quality consultation
October 2015

Submission to the Primary Health Care Advisory Group
September 2015

Submission to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Health
July 2015

Submission to the National Disability Advocacy Framework
July 2015

Submission to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Quality and Safeguarding Framework
April 2015

Response to NDIS ILC Policy Framework
March 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
February 2015

Federal Budget Submission 2015-16
February 2015

Feedback - Adoption of International Standards and Risk Assessments in Aged Care
January 2015


2014 Submissions

Submission to the Senate Select Committee on Health
September 2014

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

Federal Budget Submission 2014-15
February 2014

Submission in response to the Key Directions for the Commonwealth Home Support Programme Discussion Paper
June 2014


2013 Submissions

Supplementary Submission for the Senate Inquiry into the Care and Management of Australian's Living with Dementia and Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia
December 2013

Submission to the National Commission of Audit
December 2013

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

Submission to ACCC on the authorisation of Visa & MasterCard
October 2013

Senate Inquiry into the Care and Management of Australian's Living with Dementia and Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia
May 2013

Response to the COAG Consultation Regulation Impact Statement 
February 2013

Response to the National Disability Insurance Scheme Bill 2012
January 2013

Federal Budget Submission 2013-14
January 2013


2012 Submissions 

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

Submission to comment on the Interim Operating Framework of the new Aged Care Financing Authority
August 2012

Submission to the Review of Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme Anti-Dementia Drugs to treat Alzheimer’s disease
July 2012

House of Representatives Standing Committee on Health and Ageing Inquiry into Dementia: Early Diagnosis and Intervention
May 2012

Submission to the Strategic Review of Health and Medical Research  
April 2012

Submission Appendices

Senate Community Affairs Committee Inquiry into Palliative Care
Follow up Submission
March 2012

Draft Pricing Framework for use by the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
February 2012

Federal Budget Submission 2012-13
January 2012


2011 Submissions

Submission to Australian Labor Party Platform
June 2011 

Productivity Comission Public Inquiry into Disability Care and Support
May 2011

Productivity Commission Draft Report: Caring for Older Australians
March 2011 

Draft Report of the Productivity Commission Inquiry into Disability Care and Support
February 2011


2010 Submissions 

Federal Budget Submission 2011
November 2010

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

Dementia Initiative National Evaluation Project
November 2010

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

Alzheimer’s Australia's supplementary submission to the Productivity Commission 
October 2010

Alzheimer’s Australia's initial submission to the Productivity Commission 
July 2010

Review of the Aged Care Accreditation Standards and Processes
September 2011

Productivity Commission Public Inquiry into Disability Care and Support
August 2010

Review of the Aged Care Funding Instrument 
March 2010  

Submission to National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
January 2010  


2009 Submissions

Alzheimer's Australia's Federal Budget Submission 2010/11 - Dementia: facing the epidemic
September 2009

Review of the Complaints Investigation Scheme (CIS) 
August 2009

Aged Care Accreditation Review Response 
July 2009

Alzheimer's Australia Primary Care Submission 
February 2009

2009 - 2010 Budget Submission
National Dementia Risk Reduction Program -  Attachment
January 2009


2008 Submissions

Residential & Community Aged Care in Australia 
December 2008

National Preventative Health Taskforce 
November 2008

Carer Support Enquiry Submission 
July 2008

Support Needs of People Living with Dementia in Rural and Remote Australia 
July 2008

National Health and Hospital Reform Commission Submission 
May 2008

Alzheimer's Australia 2020 Summit submissions:  

1. Health: a long-term national health strategy 
April 2008  

2. Strengthening communities; supporting families & social inclusion 
April 2008   

Submission on a draft National Patient Charter of Rights 
March 2008

2008-2009 Budget Submission
Executive Summary 
Letter to the Hon Wayne Swan, Treasurer
January 2008