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Have your say on Indigenous opportunity

1 May 2020

The Indigenous Affairs Committee in the Federal Parliament has launched a new survey seeking your feedback on ways to make employment and business ownership easier to access for Indigenous Australians.

The survey can be accessed at the following link.

This survey forms part of the committee’s current Inquiry into Pathways and Participation Opportunities for Indigenous Australians in Employment and Business. Committee Chair Julian Leeser says it makes having your say to the Parliament easier and faster than ever before.

‘A focus of this inquiry is removing barriers, and what better way to start than by removing barriers to participating in the inquiry?’ Mr Leeser said.

‘You can fill out the survey in only five minutes, and if there’s something you’d like to raise with the Committee in more detail you can still make a longer written submission to the inquiry and be considered as a possible witness at a future public hearing.’

The Committee plans to announce hearings around regional Australia in the coming weeks as part of the inquiry.

You can find more information about the inquiry on the Committee’s website.

Media inquiries

Office of Julian Leeser MP
Media contact: Ms Annie Phillips
(02) 9980 1822
Annie.phillips@aph.gov.au

For background information

Committee Secretariat
(02) 6277 4559
IndigenousAffairs.Reps@aph.gov.au

For more information about this Committee, you can visit its website. On the site, you can make a submission to an inquiry, read other submissions, and get details for upcoming public hearings. You can also track the Committee and receive email updates by clicking on the blue ‘Track Committee’ button in the bottom right hand corner of the page.

Find out more

Visit the Australian Parliament House website to view the original media release.

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