On 13 February 2018, the ACNC made a submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security, in relation to the proposed Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Bill 2017.

The ACNC’s submission is now public, and is available to download below.

The Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security commenced an inquiry into the legislation, hosting public hearings and inviting submissions from interested parties. Almost 40 submissions about the proposed changes have been received so far.

Submissions close on Thursday 15 February, and the Committee are set to provide a report by Friday 23 March.

For further information or to access other published submissions, visit the Parliament of Australia website.