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Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety

The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety was announced on the 8th October 2018.

Allity is committed to assisting the provision of information to the Commission and believe this is an important opportunity to create a better system of care for our elderly Australians.

We encourage our staff, residents, families and members of the public to contact us with any questions or concerns you may have or for assistance via email address:

The Terms of Reference of the Royal Commission and how you can make a submission is provided on the Royal Commission website


13 February 2019

The Royal Commission commenced public hearings on Monday 11th February and will conduct hearings in all capital cities and a number of regional locations.

The Commission anticipates hearings will take place in the weeks commencing: 18 March, 29 April, 6 May; 13 May, 17 June, 24 June; 8 July, 15 July, 29 July, 5 August, 9 September, 8 October, 14 October, 4 November, 11 November and 9 December 2019.

The location of each hearing will be announced progressively during the year as arrangements are finalised.

Transcripts of hearings can be accessed here


18 January 2019

The first Directional Hearing was conducted in the Adelaide Law Courts on Friday 18th January which outlined how the Royal Commission will operate. 

The first public hearing will be held 11th February 2019 in relation to key features of the aged care, quality, safety and complaints system, how that system works in practice and at a general level. Further information on upcoming hearings can be found here



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