Submissions

Inquiry on United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)

UnitingCare Australia is pleased to provide the following response to certain of the Terms of Reference for the Inquiry: The understanding and awareness of the SDG across the Australian Government and in the wider Australian community Although Australia... April 5, 2018

Market Readiness of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

UnitingCare Australia welcomes the opportunity to submit to the Joint Standing Committee on the National Disability Insurance Scheme’s Inquiry into Market Readiness. Our submission draws on, and supports, the issues raised by National Disability Services... March 19, 2018

Pre-budget submission 2018

 UnitingCare Australia is pleased to provide this submission to inform development of the 2018-19 Federal Budget. Evidence shows that inequality is widening in Australia and the benefits of growth are not being used to create additional opportunity for... March 1, 2018

Specialist Dementia Care Units

Section 3: Development of the SDCU service model Q1) Are there are other system reforms that would impact on, or be impacted by, the establishment of Australian Government-funded SDCUs? Refer to section3.2 of the consultation paper. UnitingCare Australia... March 1, 2018

Inquiry into the Electoral Legislation Amendment (Electoral Funding and Disclosure Reform) Bill 2017

UnitingCare Australia is pleased to provide this submission to the Inquiry. We note that the stated purpose of the Bill is to introduce new measures to improve transparency and accountability in relation to political donations, so that foreign or other... March 1, 2018

Review of Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Bill 2017

UnitingCare Australia appreciates the opportunity to provide this submission to the Review of the Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Bill 2017. We support the intention of the Bill to help provide transparency to the Government and to the Australian... March 1, 2018

The Future of Work and Workers

UnitingCare Australia welcomes the opportunity to contribute a submission to the Senate Select Committee on the Future of Work and Workers. Our submission focusses both on the factors contributing towards unstable working conditions as we see them, both... March 1, 2018

Submission to the Review of the ACNC Legislation

The Uniting Church in Australia Assembly is the national council of the Uniting Church in Australia (UCA) and has determining responsibility within the Church for matters of doctrine, worship, Church government and discipline. We welcome this opportunity... March 1, 2018

Inquiry into the Quality of Care in Residential Aged Care Facilities in Australia

UnitingCare Australia appreciates the opportunity to contribute to the Standing Committee on Health, Aged Care and Sport (the Committee) Inquiry into the Quality of Care in Residential Aged Care Facilities in Australia. UnitingCare Australia seeks to... February 28, 2018

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card) Bill 2017

UnitingCare Australia welcomes the opportunity to comment on the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card) Bill 2017. Our submission seeks further clarification from Government regarding specific components of the Bill and the expanded... October 17, 2017