Due to the rapidly changing situation with COVID-19, this page has been created to keep survivors and stakeholders informed of major changes impacting the Inquiry.
Contact Centre remains fully operational - During this time calls may ring for longer than usual while they are transferred from one system to another. Please stay on the call, your call will be answered.
Private sessions are currently suspended – Royal Commission staff are working directly with survivors who have scheduled private sessions
Redress public hearing (23 March to 3 April) is deferred
Most Inquiry staff are working from home but Royal Commission remains operational
A Royal Commission COVID-19 Crisis Management Team has been put in place to manage developments
Wellbeing support is available to survivors impacted by the suspension of our face to face services. Please contact us if you need support