Access and Equity Inquiry
In 2011-2012, an independent inquiry was conducted into the responsiveness of Australian Government services to Australia’s culturally and linguistically diverse population.
The Inquiry report Access and Equity for a Multicultural Australia is available.
Note: This document is also available in alternative versions for accessibility.
Executive summary and recommendations of the Inquiry report is available in English.
This document is also available in Easy English to ensure accessibility for all readers.
The Inquiry received 136 submissions from individuals, government departments and agencies, peak bodies, and non-government organisations. The submissions to the Access and Equity Inquiry and a summary of key issues raised are available.
Translations of the Executive Summary of the report are available.
The former Government's response to the Recommendations of the Access and Equity Inquiry is available.
- Government Response to the Recommendations of the Access and Equity Inquiry -PDF [100KB]
- Government Response to the Recommendations of the Access and Equity Inquiry - DOCX [1.8MB]