submissions

UnitingCare Australia Submission to 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: 1. 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

UnitingCare Australia 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

UnitingCare Australia has considered the discussion paper in light of the aims for a consumer driven, sustainable aged care system that are expressed in the Aged Care Sector Committee’s Aged Care Roadmap. Our key aim in this area is to ensure that older... 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

UnitingCare Australia Submission to the Senate Selection Committee on 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

Submission on the 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. ... October 17, 2017

Submission to the Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee on the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform) Bill 2017

UnitingCare Australia takes this opportunity to comment on provisions of the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform) Bill 2017. We welcome the schedules of the Bill focused on streamlining components of the welfare system to reduce complexity... August 4, 2017