Submissions by advocacy organisations

Submissions are gradually being published on the official DRC website. Some organisations have published their submissions to the Disability Royal Commission on their own websites. Links to statements from disability advocates and other representatives of advocacy organisations, that have been submitted in preparation for hearings, are also included below:

Action for More Independence and Dignity in Accommodation (AMIDA)

Advocacy Tasmania

Australian Centre for Disability Law

Council for Intellectual Disability

DACSSA Disability Advocacy

Developmental Disability WA

Disability Justice Australia

Family Advocacy

Independent Advocacy SA

Melbourne East Disability Advocacy

Ngaanyatjarra Yankunytjatjara Pitjantjatjara Women’s Council (NPYWC)

People With disability WA

Queensland Advocacy Incorporated (QAI)

 Speak Out Association of Tasmania


Villamanta Disability Rights Legal Service

Women With Disabilities ACT

Women with Disabilities Victoria

National organisations

Australian Federation of Disability Organisations

Children and Young People with Disability Australia

Down Syndrome Australia

People With Disability Australia

Women With Disability Australia

See the Spotlight on Advocacy page for quotes and videos of appearances at the public hearings.

Email Siobhan at if your advocacy organisation has published a submission to the DRC that we can link to from this page.