The Royal Commission held a public hearing in Sydney from Wednesday, 25 March 2015 – Friday, 27 March 2015. 

The purpose of the hearing is to enable invited persons and institutions to speak to their written submissions to the Royal Commission's consultation paper on redress and civil litigation.

Please note, written submissions are not listed here as exhibits. They are published on our submissions on redress and civil litigation page.

For more information on the Royal Commission’s work on redress and civil litigation including the consultation paper please go to our redress page.


Level 17, Governor Macquarie Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney.

The scope and purpose of the public hearing is to inquire into:

  1. Enable invited persons and institutions to:
    a. speak to their written submissions to the Royal Commission’s Consultation Paper on Redress and Civil Litigation and/or otherwise comment on the issues raised in the Consultation Paper, and
    b. respond to questions asked by the Royal Commission.

  2. Any related matters.

Opening remarks

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