The Public Consultation Paper was released on Thursday 5th October 2017.  Please download the Public Consultation Paper pdf or Word.   A ‘Plain English’ companion to the Consultation Paper is also available pdf or Word.


There are 11 workshops scheduled across the country.  To register to attend a workshop please visit the workshop registration page.

Please note seats to these events will be allocated on a first come first served basis.  The number of remaining unallocated spaces for each workshop is shown on each location’s registration page.


The live webinar was held on Thursday 12th October at 10.30 am AEDT.  The webinar introduced the consultation process and provided viewers with an opportunity to provide input via live questions. 

Watch a recording of the webinar here


There will also be a live webinar held on Thursday 16th November at 12.30 pm to 13:30 pm AEDT, hosted by the Consumers Health Forum.  The webinar will introduce the consultation process and provide for your input via live questions.  To register for the webinar please visit the CHF webcast registration page. 


Written submission must be received no later than midnight Friday 17th November, 2017.  Please ensure your submission includes: date of submission; your name or the name of your organisation; and your details or those of a nominated representative from your organisation that HealthConsult can contact should we wish to engage in a follow up discussion on the issues raised in your submission. 

You may wish to use the provided Submission Template or use your own template.  Please post your submission to: HealthConsult, 3/86 Liverpool Street, Sydney NSW 2000 or email it to


An online survey, which will allow you to provide semi-structured input against the questions in the Public Consultation Paper available here.  You can complete the survey at any time up until midnight Friday 17th November, 2017.


Should you be unable to attend one of the workshops, or you wish to provide your input on a more confidential basis, you can request a one-on-one interview (of about 45 minutes) with a member of the HealthConsult team by using our contact page. One-on-one interviews can be held in-person at times when the project team is on location for the workshops, or by telephone. The number of available interviews is limited, so please register your interest early.


Please contact HealthConsult