Submissions

Independent Schools Queensland makes submissions to governments and other peak bodies on a number of issues and events of critical importance to independent schooling in Queensland.

  • 06 June 2017 - Independent Schools Queensland Submission to the Education (Accreditation of Non-State Schools) Bill 2017
    Independent Schools Queensland Submission to the Queensland Parliament Education, Tourism, Innovation and Small Business Committee
     
  • 25 May 2017 - Independent Schools Queensland Submission to Australian Education Amendment Bill 2017
    Independent Schools Queensland submission to the Senate Education and Employment Legislation Committee 
     
  • 10 March 2017 - Proposed Changes to the National Code of Practice for Providers of Education and Training to Overseas Students 2007
    Submission by Independent Schools Queensland to The Department of Education and Training
     
  • 28 February 2017 - Foreign Policy White Paper
    Submission by Independent Schools Queensland to Foreign Policy White Paper
     
  • 06 February 2017Review of Planning Instuments and Provision of Future School Infrastracture
     
  • 03 January 2017 Review of the blue card system – Discussion Paper
    Independent Schools Queensland responds to Review of the blue card system discussion paper
     
  • 16 December 2016 - Positive Futures: Apprenticeships and Traineeships in Queensland - Discussion Paper
    Submission by Independent Schools Queensland to Jobs Queensland Discussion Paper Positive Futures: Apprenticeships and Traineeships in Queensland.

     
  • 07 November 2016Draft, Advancing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education and Training – An Action Plan for Education in Queensland
    Independent Schools Queensland responds to Advancing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education and Training – An Action Plan for Education in Queensland
     
  • 24 October 2016 - Issues Paper The civil litigation recommendations of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse: Redress and Civil Litigation Report – understanding the Queensland context
    Independent Schools Queensland responds to the Issues Paper
     
  • 13 September 2016Draft 2, Stage 1 Redeveloped QCAA Senior Syllabuses
    Independent Schools Queensland responds to Draft 2, Stage 1 Redeveloped QCAA Senior Syllabuses
     
  • 05 September 2016 - Grammar Schools Bill 2016
    Submission by Independent Schools Queensland to the Grammar Schools Bill 2016
     
  • 02 September 2016 - Draft International Education and Training Strategy to Advance Queensland 2016-26
    Submission by Independent Schools Queensland to the Queensland Government 2016 Trade and Investment Queensland (TIQ) Draft International Education and Training Strategy
     
  • 22 July 2016 - Health and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2016
    Independent Schools Queensland responds to the Health and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2016.
     
  • June 2016 - Draft 1 of the Redeveloped QCAA Senior Syllabuses
    Independent Schools Queensland responds to Draft 1 of the redeveloped QCAA senior sullabuses.
     
  • 29 June 2016 - Inclusion of SWD data on My School
    Independent Schools Queensland responds to ACARA on the inclusion of SWD data on My School
     
  • 19 May 2016 - Confidential - Proposed Amendments to the Public Health Act 2005
    Submission by Independent Schools Queensland to the Department of Health on the proposed amendment to the Public Health Act 2005.
     
  • 22 April 2016Towards a Queensland Rural and Remote Mental Health Action Plan - Discussion Paper
    Submission by Independent Schools Queensland Towards a Queensland Rural and Remote Mental Health Action Plan - Discussion Paper.
     
  • 22 April 2016 and 23 June 2016 - Education and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2016
    Independent Schools Queensland responds to Education and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2016.
     
  • 21 April 2016 - Draft Education (Queensland College of Teachers) Amendment Bill
    Independent Schools Queensland responds to draft Education (Queensland College of Teacher) Amendment Bill.
     
  • 15 April 2016 - Queensland Jobs Growth Summit 2016
    Submission by Independent Schools Queensland to the Queensland Jobs Growth Summit - an initiative of the University of Queensland School of Economics and The Australia Institute.
     
  • 18 January 2016 - Review of Planning Legislation
    Non-state schools made a joint submission to the Infrastructure, Planning and Natural Resources Committee on the Planning Bills 2015 by Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) and Queensland Catholic Education Commission (QCEC). 

    To view consultation feedback on Infrastructure Designaition: Statutory Guideline for Ministerial Designations (November 2015) 05 February 2016 please click here
     
  • 30 October 2015 - Inquiry into Educational Opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students
    Independent Schools Queensland Submission to the Australian Government House of Representatives Standing Committee on Indigenous Affairs Inquiry into Educational Opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students 
     
  • 21 August 2015Senate Education and Employment References Committee
    Inquiry into current levels of access and attainment for students with disability in the school system, and the impact on students and families associated with inadequate levels of support.
     
  • September 2014 - Independent Schools Queensland Submission to Queensland Education Accord
    Independent Schools Queensland Submission to Queensland Education Accord