Current consultations


ALIA wants to hear your feedback on a range of matters from submissions to government, to updates to our policies and everything inbetween to ensure that we are representing the needs and viewpoints of our Members. 

Completed reports, submissions and survey results will be published either on the submissions page; the reports, research and survey results page; or the policies, standards and guidelines page


SUBMISSIONS and responses 

You can see examples of previous ALIA submissions on the website. 

If there is a consultation that you believe ALIA should respond to, please let us know at


Other engagement with alia

  • The National Early Language and Literacy Strategy Coalition of which ALIA is a founder member released a discussion paper which outlines the objectives and priorities of a national early language and literacy strategy. Send feedback to
  • ALIA’s Special Libraries Working Group and AGLIN (the Australian Government Library Information Network) are hosting a series of online townhalls to discuss what special libraries have learned from COVID-19. Regos close 3 December.


The following ALIA Groups are seeking new members: ALIA Graphic Novels and ComicsALIA Sustainable Libraries (ALIA Green), ALIA TAS, and the ALIA Student and New Graduates Group



This page is accurate as of 20 November 2020, and will be updated as needed.