Inquiry into the Children, Youth and Families Amendment (Restrictions on the Making of Protection Orders) Bill 2015


Final Report

On 4 August 2015 the Committee Tabled its pdfReport1.87 MB.

 LSIC 58 01 Cover WEB

Hearings and Transcripts

Public Hearing Schedule

Friday 19 June 2015

Legislative Council Committee Room, Parliament House

9.15 am  Department of Health and Human Services

pdfCorrected Transcript62.99 KB
pdfMatters taken on notice2.72 MB
  pdfStability Planning and Permanent Care Project 2013–141.6 MB

.15 am  Commission for Children and Young People  pdfCorrected Transcript48.62 KB
11.00 am  The Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare pdfCorrected Transcript57.47 KB


 Wednesday 24 June 2015

 Legislative Council Committee Room, Parliament House 

7.00 pm Law Institute of Victoria  pdfCorrected Transcript49.96 KB
7.30 pm Victorian Council of Social Services pdfCorrected Transcript32.51 KB
8.00 pm Berry Street and Foster Care Association of Victoria  pdfCorrected Transcript675.56 KB


Submissions for this inquiry have now closed.

  1. pdfGrandparents Victoria202.71 KB
  2. pdfProf Judith Bessant and Prof Rob Watts130.34 KB
  3. pdfMs Maria Trombin972.18 KB
  4. pdfMental Health for the Young and their Families124.19 KB
  5. pdfAdoptee Voices Australia78.76 KB
  6. pdfMs Rosemary Higgins104.81 KB
  7. pdfAustralian Psychological Society123.85 KB
  8. pdfVictorian Stakeholders Network Permanent Care and Adoption563.45 KB
  9. pdfGatehouse Centre, Royal Children’s Hospital and The South Eastern Centre Against Sexual Assault, Monash Health84.02 KB
  10. pdfEmeritus Professor Terry Carney AO, University of Sydney301.1 KB
  11. pdfFamily Inclusion Network (Victoria)964.86 KB
  12. pdfOffice of the Public Advocate5.25 MB
  13. pdfChildren’s Court Private Practitioners’ Association6.86 MB
  14. pdfVictoria Legal Aid324.37 KB
  15. pdfLaw Institute of Victoria758.94 KB
  16. pdfVictorian Bar Council and Children’s Court Bar Association1.43 MB
  17. pdfMembers of Grandparents Victoria624.27 KB
  18. pdfMelbourne Law School2.59 MB
  19. pdfPowerful Parent Self Advocacy Group1.2 MB
  20. pdfAssociation of Relinquishing Mothers (Vic) Inc175.81 KB
  21. pdfAboriginal Family Violence Prevention and Legal Service Victoria1.15 MB
  22. pdfVictorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency927.38 KB
  23. pdfChildren’s Court of Victoria792.77 KB
  24. pdfParents with a disability274.48 KB
  25. pdfCREATE Foundation869.37 KB
  26. pdfBerry Street592.12 KB
  27. pdfLiberty Victoria464.66 KB
  28. pdfCentre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare328.02 KB