Join the fight to end violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation of people with disability by engaging with the Disability Royal Commission.

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Have your say in 2022

a paper calendar on a table, open to January, with some paperclips and leaves.The Disability Royal Commission has announced some deadlines for this year. If you want a private session, you need to register before 30 June 2022, and to make sure any submission is used for the final report, the Royal Commission needs to have it by 31 December 2022.

Need support to make it happen? We can help. Our free advocacy service is open to all people with disability – and supporters can call in for advice too.

Public hearings - what's next?

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From 16 to 20 May, the Disability Royal Commission will hold another hearing on preventing and responding to violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation in disability services.

You can find information about past hearings on disability services in several of our public hearing issues pages, such as housing. Check out our plain English jargon buster for any terms you’re not sure about.

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