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ASORC ® Submissions

ASORC ® Submissions/Conference Papers

ASORC ® also makes submissions to external bodies on areas of concern to our members. Some recent ASORC ® submissions are noted in the table below.

Date Topic Agency
Feb 17

The provision of services under the NDIS for people with psychosocial disabilities related to a mental health condition

Joint Standing Committee on NDIS
Jan 17

The provision of hearing services under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Joint Standing Committee on NDIS
Dec 16 Inquiry: The Hearing Health and Wellbeing of Australia Parliament of Australia
Dec 16 New Disability Employment Services from 2018 Discussion Paper Disability Employment Services
Nov 16 Insurer claims handling and dispute resolution in compulsory third party (CTP) motor accident insurance - a submission to State Insurance Regulatory Authority (SIRA) SIRA
Sept 16

Hearing Services Capacity and Expertise - A Report on a national survey of ASORC members - A submission to Office of Hearing Services

Office of Hearing Services
July 16

Workers’ Compensation and Rehabilitation (National Injury Insurance Scheme) Amendment Bill 2016

May 16 Service Delivery Framework for Hearing Care Services in Australia - A submission to Australian Healthcare Associates Office of Hearing Services
April 16

QLD Minor Table of Costs Review - A submission to WorkCover QLD

WorkCover QLD
April 16 NSW CTP Reform - Options for Reforming Green Slip Insurance - A submission to State Insurance Regulatory Authority (SIRA) SIRA NSW
Feb 16 Enhancing the effectiveness and efficiency of hearing services
- A submission to the Office of Hearing Services’ Program review
Office of Hearing Services
Sept 15 Proposed amendments to the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 WorkSafe TAS
Aug 15 Rehabilitation Advisory Committee (RAC) feedback Dept Veterans Affairs
Mar 15 Critical Issues in Disability Research Policy Human Rights Commission
Feb 15 Department of Veteran's Affairs - DVA RAC Rehabilitation Review Project DVA RAC
Nov 14 Skilled Occupation List Submission (SOL) Australian Workplace and Productivity Agency
Nov 14
Health Benefits of Work Signatory Steering Committee
Feb 14
WorkCover QLD Review of Table of Costs 2014

WorkCover Queensland
Dec 13 WorkCover SA Provision of RTW Services
WorkCover South Australia
Nov 13 Australian Government’s Skilled Occupation List (SOL) for 2014
Aust Workforce and Productivity Agency
nov 13 National Council on Rehabilitation Education (NCRE) Fall Conference Washington, USA NCRE
Oct 13
Work First – Worth the Investment – 10th ASORC Biennial conference
Jul 13 ATO Proposal for Self Education Fees to be capped ATO
Jul 13
NSW CTP Reform Roundtable Stakeholder Discussion

NSW Govt
Jun 13 WorkCover SA – Fee for Outcome Model
WorkCover SA
Apr 13
National Council on Rehabilitation Education (NCRE) Spring Conference San Francisco USA

Mar 13
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) - Mental Health Research Project

Feb 13
Response to National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Rules Consultation Paper

The ASORC ® Council welcomes input and feedback on issues from our members and all such responses should be forwarded to advocacy@asorc.org.au

Copies of the submissions are available to our members on request.