Inquiry details link here:

On 17 August 2017, the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade presented its interim report for its inquiry into modern slavery entitled Modern Slavery and Global Supply Chains.

UK Modern Slavery Act 2015 link here:

An Act to make provision about slavery, servitude and forced or compulsory labour and about human trafficking, including provision for the protection of victims; to make provision for an Independent Anti-slavery Commissioner; and for connected purposes. - 26th March, 2015

Interim Report Presented link here:

The Australian Government's national consultation process on the proposed Modern Slavery in Supply Chains Reporting

Modern Slavery in Supply Chains Reporting Requirement – Public Consultation

Submissions close on Friday, 20 October 2017

We recommend the Be Slave Free website if you wish further information outside what the inquiry website offers.

Modern Slavery Bill update - Introduction to Federal Parliament