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The Government is now operating in accordance with the Caretaker Conventions, pending the outcome of the 2022 federal election.
Information on Caretaker Conventions can be found on the Prime Minister and Cabinet website.

Commonwealth Redress Scheme for survivors of institutional childhood sexual abuse

The National Redress Scheme provides support to people who have experienced institutional child sexual abuse.  The establishment of a National Redress Scheme was recommended by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.

The Scheme started on 1 July 2018, and will run for 10 years.

If you are interested in applying for the Scheme more information is available on the National Redress Scheme website.