Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Government Submissions

The Office of Government and Community Relations responds to official inquiries and discussion papers, including Senate Inquiries and Federal and State Government Green and White Paper processes on behalf of the Vice-Chancellor.

The table lists the University's submissions to government (Federal, State and Local) as well as the current working status of the University's responses.

2019 Submissions

Title of SubmissionStatus
Regional, Rural and Remote Education Strategy Framing Paper Submitted
Performance Based Funding for the Commonwealth Grants Scheme Submitted
Consultation Paper on the Reallocation of Commonwealth Supported Places for Enabling, Sub-Bachelor and Postgraduate Courses Submitted
Review of the Higher Education Provider Category StandardsSubmitted
Review of the Australian Qualifications FrameworkSubmitted
Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (Prohibiting Academic Cheating Services) Bill 2019Submitted

2018 Submissions

Title of SubmissionStatus
Future Proof: Protecting Australians through Education and Skills (Business Council of Australia)   Published
Electoral Disclosure and Foreign Interference Laws: Issues Brief Published
Inquiry into the Future of Work and Workers Published
Inquiry into Defence industry in New South Wales: Discussion Paper Released Published
Closing the Gap - Next Phase - Submission Development Published
Higher Education Support Legislation Amendment (Student Loan Sustainability) Bill 2018 Published
Professional Accreditation in Higher Education - Consultation on the Implementation of Recommendations  Published
Aboriginal Heritage Bill Submitted
Inquiry into the indicators of, and impact of, regional inequality in Australia Published
Arts Copyright Modernisation Submission Published
Australia’s Post-Secondary Education System in Australia Received
Constitutional Recognition to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples 2018 Published

2017 Submissions

Title of SubmissionStatus
Inquiry into Higher Education Support Legislation Amendment (A More Sustainable, Responsive and Transparent Higher Education System) Bill 2017 Published
Improving Completion, Retention and Success in Higher Education Discussion Paper Published
Inquiry into Perinatal Services in Victoria Published
Inquiry into New South Wales: Strong, Smart and Connected Defence and Industry Strategy 2017 Published
Inquiry into School to Work Transition Published
Inquiry into The operation, effectiveness, and consequences of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Location of Corporate Commonwealth Entities) Order 2016 Published
Inquiry into Regional Development and Decentralisation Published
Public consultation on a revised English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS) Standards Submitted
Regional, Rural and Remote Education Published
Reforms to Modernise Australia's Visa System Published

2016 Submissions

Title of SubmissionStatus
Inquiry into Innovation and Creativity: Workforce for the New Economy Published
Review of the impact of the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011 (Cth) (the TEQSA Act) on the higher education sector Submitted
Driving Innovation, Fairness and Excellence in Australia Education Published 
Inquiry into Australia's Future in Research and Innovation Published
Inquiry into the Future Role and Contribution of Regional Capitals to Australia Published

More information

For more information, please contact the Office of Government and Community Relations:

Kieran Purvis

Administration and Project Officer
Phone: (02) 6272 6333