DCA has made a submission to the exposure draft of the Census and Statistics Amendment (Statistical Information) Regulations 2019 supporting the inclusion of questions on sexual orientation, gender identity and intersex status in the 2021 Census.
Our submission urged the government to take the lead from Australian businesses and ensure that appropriately worded questions on sexual orientation, gender identity and intersex status are included in the 2021 census.
Download the DCA Census and Statistics Amendment Submission 2019.
Consultation is open until 10 January 2020. You can find out more about making a submission here: https://treasury.gov.au/consultation/c2019-41183