2017 Independent Intelligence Review

2017 Independent Intelligence Review

National Security Independent Intelligence Review
Monday, November 7, 2016

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Australian Government, 2017 Independent Intelligence Review

On 7 November 2016 the Prime Minister announced that Mr Michael L’Estrange AO and Mr Stephen Merchant PSM would jointly undertake an independent review of the Australian Intelligence Community.

The Review will examine the environment in which the intelligence community operates, and consider how effectively it serves Australia’s national interests.

Public submissions to the review can be made until 4 January 2017. Mr L’Estrange and Mr Merchant will report their findings to the Australian Government in the first half of 2017.