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Submissions to government

Working with stakeholders to improve cancer outcomes

Submissions to government

As the nation's peak independent cancer control organisation, Cancer Council Australia provides representation on behalf of its stakeholders to the Australian Government and Parliament.

We make submissions to Government and to Parliamentary inquiries on a range of national issues.



2018

Submission to Safe Work Australia on the 2018 Review of the model WHS laws
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Submission to the Department of Health on the National Alcohol Strategy 2018-2026
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Submission to Food Regulation Standing Committee on pregnancy warning labels on packaged alcoholic beverages
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Submission to the Select Committee into the obesity epidemic in Australia
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2017

Submission to the Australian Sports Commission on the National Sports Plan
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Submission to the Therapeutic Goods Administration consultation: Permitted indications for listed sunscreen therapeutic products
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Submission to National Health and Medical Research Council on the Australian Drinking Water Guidelines
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Joint submission from Cancer Council Australia and the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia to the Australian Digital Health Agency National Digital Health Strategy consultation
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Joint submission from Cancer Council Australia and the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia to the Commonwealth Department of Health National Health Genomics Policy Framework
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Joint submission from Cancer Council Australia and the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia to the Senate Inquiry into Funding for Research into Cancers with Low Survival Rates
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Submission to the Department of the Environment and Energy Ministerial Forum on Vehicle Emissions
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Submission to the Department of Health on Implementing reforms to the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS)
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Joint submission from Cancer Council Australia and National Heart Foundation to the Inquiry into the use and marketing of electronic cigarettes and personal vaporisers in Australia
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Submission to the Department of Health on the social and cultural determinants of Indigenous health
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2016

Submission to the Productivity Commission inquiry into data availability and use
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Joint submission from Cancer Council Australia and the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia to the Therapeutic Goods Administration Consultation: Orphan drug program
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Joint submission from Cancer Council Australia and the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia to the Commonwealth Department of Health Review of the Radiation Oncology Health Program Grants (ROHPG) Scheme
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Joint submission from Cancer Council Australia and the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia to the Therapeutic Goods Administration consultation: Criteria for comparable overseas regulators
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Joint submission from Cancer Council Australia and the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia to the Therapeutic Goods Administration consultation: Expedited pathways for prescription medicines
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Cancer Council Australia, COSA final submission towards a national carer strategy
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2015

Senate inquiry into the availability of new, innovative and specialist cancer drugs in Australia
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Re:think tax discussion paper submission from Cancer Council Australia
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Review of Medicines and Medical Devices Regulation – Cancer Council/COSA recommendations to the Australian Government
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Joint submission from the Primary Care Collaborative Clinical Trials Group, the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia and Cancer Council Australia on an inquiry into chronic disease prevention and management in primary health care
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Joint submission from Cancer Council Australia and the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia to the Senate inquiry into the availability of new, innovative, and specialist cancer drugs in Australia
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Joint submission from Cancer Council Australia and the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia to the Therapeutic Goods Administration discussion paper on the Orphan Drugs Program
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Submission from Cancer Council Australia to Food Standards Australia New Zealand on Labelling Review Recommendation 17: Per serving declarations in the nutrition information panel
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Submission from Cancer Council Australia to Free TV Australia – Commercial Television Industry Code of Practice
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Submission from Cancer Council Australia to FSANZ's Application A1090 – Voluntary addition of vitamin D to breakfast cereal
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Submission from Cancer Council Australia to FSANZ's Proposal P1016 – Hydrocyanic acid in Apricot Kernels & Other Foods
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