House of Assembly Petition No 84 of 2021 – SA Ambulance Service Resourcing has been referred to the Legislative Review Committee to inquire into, consider and report to Parliament on the request to urge the Government to take immediate steps to:

  1. Provide a long-term sustainable funding stream that provides the resource capacity needed to respond to the escalating demand for ambulance services.
  2. Eradicate the practice of ramping at South Australian hospitals through whatever means necessary, including additional funding.

Any person or organisation wishing to make a written submission or register an interest in presenting oral evidence to the Committee is invited to do so by COB Friday 14 January 2022.

Written submissions and registrations of interest to present oral evidence should be addressed to the Secretary, Legislative Review Committee, Parliament House, North Terrace, Adelaide 5000, or by email to seclrc@parliament.sa.gov.au.

All submissions will be made publicly available and are subject to Parliamentary Privilege. Requests for confidentiality must be made clear in the submission and will be granted at the Committee’s discretion.

Enquiries to the Committee’s Secretary: (08) 8237 9415 or email: seclrc@parliament.sa.gov.au.

For more information and updates on the Committee’s progress in relation to House of Assembly Petition No 84 of 2021 – SA Ambulance Service Resourcing, please refer to the Committee’s webpage https://parliament.sa.gov.au/Committees/lrc  and follow the Committee on Twitter @seclrc_sa.