Universities Australia regularly makes submissions to government inquiries and reviews, 

Some earlier documents are only held in hard-copy - please contact our registry for details.


Higher Education Support Legislation Amendment 2017 30 Jun 2017
All members of Universities Australia oppose the reduction in investment in universities and measures that would restrict student access on the basis of affordability. Members also recommend excising performance funding from the Bill pending work being done design and rationale. A majority of our members oppose the Bill in its entirety.
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Submission: Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships Program Guidelines 29 Jun 2017
Universities Australia (UA) welcomes the opportunity to make a submission in response to the draft Program Guidelines on the Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships program.
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Submission to innovation and science Australia 2030 Strategic Plan Issues Paper 13 Jun 2017
Universities Australia thanks Innovation and Science Australia for the opportunity to provide input into their 2030 Strategic Plan.
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Universities Australia’s response to IHPA’s Draft Work Program 2017-18 7 Jun 2017
• UA submission to the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority’s (IHPA) Work Program 2017-18. Submitted 7 June 2017. UA’s submission comments on IHPA’s development of activity based funding for teaching and training in public hospitals and the potential impacts of this work on university health professional education and training.
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Submission NRAS 24 Apr 2017
Universities Australia (UA) welcomes the opportunity to make submission to the Independent Review of Accreditation Systems within the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme (NRAS) for Health Professionals (“the Review”). UA understands that the Review and its associated discussion paper focuses on three main areas: improving efficiency; relevance and responsiveness; and future health workforce development. UA has responded to the discussion questions posed under each of these areas where applicable to universities and also provided further information where relevant.
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