PWDA is actively involved in policy development and advocacy across a number of areas. Below are the most recent submissions made to various inquiries across Australia and the states and territories. For past submissions, our archive will be online soon.


Termination of Pregnancy Laws in QLD

The Queensland Law Reform Commission undertook a review into termination of pregnancy laws in Australia.

PWDA Submission, DOC

NDIS Specialist Disability Accommodation Pricing and Payments Framework Review

The Framework governs the approach to SDA pricing and payments and is intended to result in a competitive price that attracts market players to supply new and innovative housing solutions for people with disability. KPMG will carried out a scheduled review of the Framework.

PWDA Submission, DOC

NDIS Market Readiness

The National Disability Insurance Agency undertook a review into NDIS market readiness.

PWDA Submission, PDF 408KB

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Abuse Redress Scheme

Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Bill 2017 to Senate Standing Committee on Community Affairs

PWDA Submission, DOC

Youth Diversionary Program

Inquiry into the adequacy of youth diversionary programs in NSW Legislative Assembly Committee on Law and Safety.

PWDA Submission, DOC

Review of the Guardianship Act in NSW

NSW Law Reform Commission Review of the Guardianship Act 1987

PWDA Submission, DOC

Family Law Review

Response to Issues Paper: Review of the Family Law System Australian Law Reform Commission

PWDA Submission, DOC