Category Archives: Redress

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Latest institutions to join the National Redress Scheme

Institution update On 18 April 2019, the following institutions joined the Scheme; ·         Benedictine Cmunity of New Norcia ·         Child and Family Services Ballarat (CAFS) ·         Scouts Tasmania ·         Yeshivah-Beth Rivkah Schools The fifth group of Anglican organisations have also joined represented by Anglican Representative Limited, they are: Anglican Diocese of Armidale Anglican Diocese of…
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National Redress Scheme Update

A new version of the redress application form is now available The updated application form includes a question asking applicants if they would like their impact statement (Part 3) shared with the relevant institutions. Minor changes have also been made to provide clearer guidance to assist applicants complete the form. Applications made on the previous…
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Update on Institutions who have joined Redress

On 29 March 2019, the National Redress Scheme (Scheme) added over 7,000 site records to the National Redress Scheme search database. This is the largest upload to the Scheme website to date. The following institutions have undertaken the steps to join, they are: ·         Uniting Church in Australia Assembly ·         Baptist Care NSW & ACT…
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“Getting the National Redress Scheme right: An overdue step towards justice”. Changes to the National Redress Scheme?

“Getting the National Redress Scheme right: An overdue step towards justice”. Changes to the National Redress Scheme? On 2 April 2019, in the midst of the media frenzy with the Federal Budget, the Joint Parliamentary Committee overseeing the implementation of the National Redress Scheme tabled its long-awaited report named above. The Committee, chaired by Senator…
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