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Australian Government Reports

Introduction

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse delivered its Final Report on 15 December 2017, making a total of 409 recommendations to better protect children from sexual abuse in institutions. The Australian Government has tabled two annual progress reports on its implementation of the recommendations of the Royal Commission. On 14 December 2018, the Australian Government tabled its first Annual Progress Report: Implementation of the Recommendations of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. The second report was tabled on 13 December 2019. Both reports outline the Australian Government’s progress in implementing the recommendations of the Royal Commission. The reports also highlight the Australian Government’s ongoing work that will continue to safeguard the safety, wellbeing, and welfare of children now and into the future.

The Australian Government has committed to deliver five consecutive annual progress reports until December 2022.

Each report, is collated by year below. Please click on the links below to find out more.

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2018

Annual Progress Report

This report highlights the progress the Australian Government made in 2018 to implement the Royal Commission’s recommendations

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2019

Annual Progress Report

This report highlights the progress the Australian Government has made since its first Annual Progress Report to implement the Royal Commission’s recommendations.

Australian Government Reports

Annual Progress Report 2019

Annual Progress Report 2018

Australian Government Response