Consultation period

16 February 2024 - 4:00 pm To 27 February 2024 - 4:00 pm

DES Reforms – Submissions

The following submissions have been received for the consultation on the DES Reforms – Recent reviews and recommendations relating to disability employment. Contributions will not be listed here unless consent to do so has been provided.

These submissions have been made by members of the public. The views and recommendations expressed in these submissions are those of the authors and are not the views or recommendations of the Australian Government. The Australian Government accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of any material contained in these submissions. Please note submissions may have been edited to remove certain words or names of individuals or organisations. If you have any concerns about information that has been published please contact us.

The following submissions have been received:

National Self-Employment Association (PDF 503kB)

Institute of Employability Professionals (IEP) (PDF 150 kB)

Anonymous (PDF 429kB)

Centre for Social Impact-Swinburne (PDF 428kB)


Anonymous (PDF 404kB)

Ann Nevile (PDF 53kB)

CVGT Employment (PDF 1.5MB)

National Disability Services (NDS) (PDF 2.3MB)

Workways Australia (PDF 268kB)

Asuria People Services (PDF 1.1MB)

Inclusion Australia (PDF 1MB)

Australian Society of Rehabilitation Counsellors (ASORC) (PDF 268kB)

Economic Justice Australia (PDF 2.6MB)

My Pathway (PDF 2.2MB)

JFA Purple Orange (PDF 293kB)

First Peoples Disability Network (FPDN) (PDF 408kB)

WISE Employment (PDF 1MB)

Anonymous (PDF 604kB)

IntoWork Australia (PDF 160kB)

National Employment Services Association (NESA) (PDF 368kB)

Jobs Australia (PDF 402kB)

Disability Employment Australia (DEA) (PDF 395kB)

Antipoverty Centre (PDF 305kB)

Physical Disability Australia (PDF 279kB)