Media Alert

13 August 2014

Commission announces three weeks of hearings

The Royal Commission into Trade Union Governance and Corruption will conduct hearings in Sydney over a three week period from Monday 18 August to Friday 5 September 2014.

The hearing block will examine matters associated with the Shop, Distributive and Allied Employees Association (SDA), the Transport Workers Union (TWU), the Health Services Union (HSU) and the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU).

Hearing Dates

Union/Association

18 August – 22 August

Shop, Distributive and Allied Employees Association (SDA)
Transport Workers Union (TWU)

25 August – 29 August

Health Services Union (HSU)

1 September – 5 September

Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU)

 

Please note, this alert is subject to change and the hearings schedule will be updated as required. Witness lists are published on the Commission's website once they are finalised.

The Sydney hearings will take place in the Commission's hearing room on Level 5, 55 Market St Sydney between 10.00am and 4.00pm daily. A webcast of proceedings will be available to the public through the Commission's website.

Further hearings will be announced once finalised.