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Final Report

The Referendum Council delivered its Final Report on 30 June 2017.

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Responses to discussion paper

Responses to the discussion paper closed on 15 May 2017.

You can read them here

Discussion paper

Read a Discussion Paper outlining questions that may be addressed in a referendum. Audio recordings in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages are also available. Submissions closed on 15 May 2017.


Get the facts

Get the full picture on what the proposed changes to the Constitution mean for all Australians.

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The Council held dialogues with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across the country on what form any constitutional recognition should take.

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Meet the council

The Referendum Council’s role is to advise the Prime Minister and Opposition Leader on the path ahead.

Meet the members