Public Hearings

The Royal Commission will publish details of hearings on this page to assist parties, witnesses and members of the public.

Round 3

Date: 21 May 2018 – 1 June 2018

Location: Commonwealth Law Courts Building, 305 William St, Melbourne VIC 300

The third round of hearings will focus on loans to small and medium enterprises.

Applications for leave to appear for Round 3 have now closed.

Further information on topics to be covered in Round 3 can be found on the Round 3 hearings page.

Round 2

Date: 16 April 2018 – 27 April 2018

Location: Commonwealth Law Courts Building, 305 William St, Melbourne VIC 3000

The second round of hearings on financial advice have now concluded.

Further information on topics covered, written submissions, exhibits and leave to appear, can be found on the Round 2 hearings page.

Transcripts of each hearing day are available on the Transcripts and Witness list page.

Round 1

Date: 13 March 2018 – 23 March 2018

Location: Commonwealth Law Courts Building, 305 William St, Melbourne VIC 3000

The first round of hearings on consumer lending practices have now concluded.

Further information on topics covered, written submissions, exhibits and leave to appear, can be found on the Round 1 hearings page.

Transcripts of each hearing day are available on the Transcripts and Witness list page.

The hearings will be open to the public although seating will be limited. Hearings will also be streamed live through this site.

Note: Please allow at least 30-45 minutes for security screening if you are planning to attend the hearing. This is important to ensure thorough security procedures are accommodated and timely arrival at the hearing.

Information for witnesses

Information for witnesses is now available.

Leave to appear

The application for leave to appear is available for download below: