Policy Submissions

Berry Street submission in response to the Australian Law Reform Commission (May 2018)
Berry Street submission in response to Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Bill 2017 and related bill (February 2018)
Berry Street submission Victorian Ombudsman for the investigation into the administration of financial support provided to kinship carers (April 2017)
Berry Street submission to the Victorian Parliament Legal and Social Issues Committee’s Inquiry into Youth Justice Centres (March 2017)
Berry Street submission to the Commission’s Parliamentary Legal and Social issues committee inquiry into the Children, Youth and Families Amendment (Restrictions on the Making of Protection Orders) Bill 2015 (November 2015)
Berry Street submission to Department of Premier and Cabinet for the Family Violence Information Sharing Legislation Consultation Questions (August 2016)
Berry Street submission to the State Government Consultation Paper regarding Victorian redress scheme for institutional child abuse (October 2015)
Berry Street submission in response to the Schools Consultation Paper, transforming educational outcomes for vulnerable children and young people in Victorian Schools (August 2015)
Berry Street submission in response to the Victorian Legal and Social Issues Committee Inquiry (July 2015)
Berry Street Submission to the Victorian Commissioner for Children and Young People regarding the Inquiry into compliance with the intent of the Aboriginal Child Placement Principle (July 2015)
Policy Submission 9 - May 2015
Berry Street Submission to the Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence (May 2015)
Policy Submission 8 - March 2015

Berry Street Submission in response to: Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse Consultation paper – Redress & Civil Litigation (March 2015)

Policy Submission 6 - November 2013
Submission in response to: Issues Paper 4: Preventing sexual abuse of children in out of home care (November 2013)
Policy Submission 5 - October 2013

Submission in response to: Issues Paper 3: Child Safe Institutions Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse (October 2013)

Policy Submission 7 - June 2014

Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse - Berry Street Submission in response to: Issues Paper 6: Redress Schemes (June 2014)

Policy Submission 4 - September 2012
Berry Street Submission: Parliamentary Inquiry into the handling of abuse allegations by religious and other organisations (September 2012)
Policy Submission 3 - April 2011

‘A Home for Hope’ - The Berry Street Submission to Vulnerable Children’s Inquiry (April 2011)

Policy Submission 2 - March 2010
National Standards for OOHC - Response to consultation paper (March 2010)
Policy Submission 1 - 2010
Public Submission - Commonwealth Commissioner for Children and Young People’s Bill (2010)