Government Enquiries

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[Author’s note: I’m very sure I’ve missed some inquiries or other governmental investigations of the type listed on this page that mention the Salvation Army. If you know of one I should have included on this page, please use the Contact page on this site and let me know about it.]

Australian Senate Inquiry into Forced Adoptions

For a good collection of materials relating to the Australian Senate’s inquiry into forced adoptions, please click here.

Australian Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

The Australian Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has conducted two case studies into the Salvation Army. Read the transcripts and exhibits to learn more about the Salvation Army.

Case Study 5

Case Study 10

Victorian Inquiry into the Handling of Child Abuse by Religious and other Non-Government Organisations

The Victorian Inquiry into the Handling of Child Abuse by Religious and other Non-Government Organisations recently examined the Salvation Army as well.

Read the inquiry material here.

Forde Enquiry

Commission of Inquiry into Abuse of Children in Queensland Institutions

Read the inquiry material here.

Children in State Care (Mullighan Inquiry)

Children in State Care Commission of Inquiry

Read the inquiry material here.

Lost Innocents

Report on the progress with the implementation
of the recommendations of the Lost Innocents
and Forgotten Australians Reports

Read the inquiry material here.

Forgotten Australians

A report on Australians who experienced institutional or out-of-home care as children

Read the inquiry material here.

Listen to the Children: Review of Claims of Abuse from Adults in State Care as Children

Report by the Tasmanian Ombudsman.

Read the inquiry report here.

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