COAG Review of Counter-terrorism legislation

On 6 August 2012, the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) commenced its review of counter-terrorism legislation in Australia. The review will evaluate the operation, effectiveness and implications of key Commonwealth, state and territory counter-terrorism laws.

An experienced review committee, chaired by the Hon. Anthony Whealy QC, will conduct the review. The committee members have a broad range of experience, with expertise in accountability, law enforcement and prosecution.

The review committee

The committee will provide a written report to COAG within six months of starting the review.

You are encouraged to make a submission as part of the review process.

Make a submission.