Today the Royal Commission into the Casino Operator and Licence opened its public submission process, inviting community members and organisations to contribute their views, ideas and experiences to inform the Royal Commission’s work.
In particular, the Royal Commission is seeking submissions for paragraphs A and D of the Terms of Reference, including submissions which address issues concerning problem gambling, and criminal activity and influence at the Melbourne casino.
The Commission will accept submissions until 4.00pm on 26 April 2021.
The Hon. Ray Finkelstein AO QC is Commissioner and Chairperson of the Royal Commission, which will deliver its Report by 1 August 2021.
Quotes attributable to Chair of the Royal Commission, Ray Finkelstein
"I urge interested members of the public to express their views and share their experiences on matters that will help the Commission, by making a submission."
"The work of the Royal Commission is important to the fabric of our society and I am keen to hear directly from people with experience relevant to the work we are undertaking."
Reviewed 26 April 2021