Universities Australia regularly makes submissions to government inquiries and reviews, 

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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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The facts on university funding 24 Apr 2017
University funding is complex. As a result, the sector’s true financial position is not always well understood in public discussion.
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Universities Australia submission to the Foreign Policy White Paper 17 Mar 2017
Universities Australia welcomes the opportunity to provide input to the development of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Foreign Policy White Paper.
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SUBMISSION TO teqsa consultation on publication of decisions 24 Jan 2017
Universities Australia (UA) thanks TEQSA for the opportunity to provide comment on its proposed changes to the publication of TEQSA’s decisions.
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