Open Letter from the Minister: Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety

The Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care, the Hon Ken Wyatt AM, MP has written a letter to the aged care workforce about the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety.

On 16 September 2018, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced the Government's decision to establish a Royal Commission into the aged care sector.

The Government is seeking your feedback to develop the detailed Terms of Reference of the Royal Commission. Comments are open to members of the community, including residents and their families, aged care providers and aged care workers. Consultation is open until Tuesday 25 September 2018.

Please see the Minister’s letter  (104 KB) for your consideration and distribution to your staff and colleagues. 

Further information about the Royal Commission, including how to subscribe to receive updates, is available on the department’s website.