We advocate for the interests, rights and wellbeing of children and young people


Royal Commission submission

Royal Commission of Inquiry into Abuse in Care

Submissions

7 Nov 2019

Submission from the Children's Commissioner, presented to the Royal Commission of Inquiry into Abuse in Care, which is looking into what happened to children, young people and vulnerable adults in car


Submission: Implementing the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015

Submissions

4 Oct 2019

This submission is from the Children's Convention Monitoring Group (CMG), which is convened by the Office of the Children's Commissioner.


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Position brief: It's time to stop criminalising children under 14

Submissions

2 Oct 2019

We should raise the age of criminal responsibility from 10 to a minimum of 14 years old.


Submission: Civics and Citizenship Education

Submissions

26 Sep 2019

Feedback on discussion documents: Teaching and Learning Guide, Exemplar and Progression Tables.


smoke free sub

Prohibiting Smoking in Motor Vehicles Carrying Children

Submissions

2 Aug 2019

We told the Health Select Committee about our support for the Smoke-free Environments (Prohibiting Smoking in Motor Vehicles Carrying Children) Amendment Bill


How can we encourage civic engagement amongst the younger generation?

Submissions

16 Jul 2019

Submission from the Children’s Commissioner to the Youth Parliament Social Services Committee on how can we encourage civic engagement amongst the younger generation?