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Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability

Homepage Intro Section

The Royal Commission has published submissions from people with disability, their families and advocates. Take a look at what they told us

Homepage Intro section

The Royal Commission has published submissions from people with disability, their families and advocates. Take a look at what they told us

Webcast of the proceedings

Fast facts

7944

Submissions received

17824

Phone enquiries

14

Issues papers published

710

Responses to issues papers

1785

Private sessions held

What you need to know section

Counselling and support

Contact & support

Discover how you can contact the Royal Commission and access support services, including when attending a public hearing or private session.
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Submissions & private sessions

Over the course of the Royal Commission, almost 10,000 people shared their experience of violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation by making a submission or participating in a private session.
Public hearings

Public hearings

The Disability Royal Commission held a series of public hearings around the country to gather evidence about violence, neglect, abuse and exploitation of people with disability.