Royal Commission to begin live streaming next week

8 April 2014

The Royal Commission into the Home Insulation Program will commence live streaming video and audio footage of its public hearings from Monday 14 April 2014.

The Royal Commissioner, Mr Ian Hanger AM QC, has welcomed the level of public interest in the work of the Royal Commission so far.

“There is public interest in ensuring the process of the inquiry is open and transparent,” Commissioner Ian Hanger AM QC said.

Anyone interested in the work of the Royal Commission will be able to watch the public hearings via www.homeinsulationroyalcommission.gov.au.

People can also attend the public hearings, and review transcripts of proceedings and the evidence that is discussed, which are made available on the Commission’s website.

The Royal Commission’s first block of public hearings commenced on 17 March 2014 and will conclude on Wednesday 16 April 2014.

The Royal Commission will hear further evidence at a second block of public hearings, which will commence on 5 May 2014, and is expected to run for two weeks.

The venue for the second block of public hearings is the Brisbane Magistrates Court, 363 George Street, Brisbane.

For more information, visit www.homeinsulationroyalcommission.gov.au.

Media Adviser: media.homeinsulation@ag.gov.au or 0438 663 554