Submissions to Government


RSL National Submissions

The Returned & Services League of Australia (RSL) frequently submits papers to the Australian Government to raise awareness of issues that impact veterans and their families.

26 February 2016 – Defence White Paper 2016

The RSL has conducted an initial assessment of the Defence White Paper 2016 and anticipates being invited to provide a more detailed submission to Parliament. A copy of the document can be accessed here Defence White Paper 2016 – First Look.

6 October 2015 – Veterans’ Affairs for Budget 2016-17

The RSL sent this submission to the Hon. Malcolm Turnbull MP about the specific Veterans’ Affairs issues for consideration in framing the Veterans’ Affairs portfolio budget for the 2016-17 Financial year. A copy of the document can be accessed here RSL Submission Veterans’ Affairs Budget 2016-17.

23 June 2015 – Mental Health of ADF Personnel

The RSL was invited to send this submission to the Senate Inquiry into the mental health of Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel who have returned from combat, peacekeeping or other deployment. A copy of the Submission can be accessed here RSL Submission Inquiry Into Mental Health of ADF Personnel.

1 September 2014 – Government Support for Defence Industry Exports

The RSL was invited to send this submission to the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs Defence and Trade Inquiry into Government support for Australian Defence Industry exports. A copy of the Submission can be accessed here RSL Submission Australian Defence Industry Inquiry.

28 October 2014 –  Australian Defence White Paper 2015

The RSL was invited to send a submission to the panel preparing the Defence White Paper that was initially scheduled for release in 2015. A copy of the Submission can be accessed here RSL Submission Defence White Paper 2015.

29 October 2014 – First Principles Review

The RSL was invited to send a submission to the First Principles Review of Defence. A copy of the Submission can be accessed here RSL Submission First Principles Review.

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“When the peace treaty is signed, the war isn't over for the Veterans, or the family. It's just starting. ”

- Karl Marlantes

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