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Public hearing 28: Violence against and abuse of people with disability in public places

Public hearing 28 will be held from 10 to 14 October 2022, at Level 5, 1 Eagle Street, Brisbane.

Public hearing 27: Conditions in detention in the criminal justice system

The Royal Commission will hold a public hearing over five days commencing on 19 September 2022 at the Pan Pacific, 207 Adelaide Terrace, Perth. The hearing will not sit on Thursday 22 September, but will reconvene for the fifth day as a virtual hearing from the Disability Royal Commission’s Sydney hearing room on 6 October 2022.

Public hearing 26: Homelessness, including experience in boarding houses, hostels and other arrangements

The Royal Commission held Public hearing 26 from 29 August to 2 September 2022.

Public hearing 22: The experience of people with disability working in Australian Disability Enterprises

The Royal Commission held Public hearing 22 from 11 to 13 April 2022. 

Public hearing 21: The experience of people with disability engaging with Disability Employment Services

The Royal Commission held Public hearing 21 from 23 to 25 February 2022.

Public hearing 20: Preventing and responding to violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation in disability services (two case studies)

The Royal Commission held Public hearing 20 from 7 to 14 December 2021. An additional day for oral submissions was held on 28 April 2022.

Public hearing 19: Measures taken by employers and regulators to respond to the systemic barriers to open employment for people with disability

The Royal Commission held Public hearing 19 from 22 to 26 November 2021. An additional day for oral submissions was held on 10 March 2022.