Field & Game Australia and the Australian Deer Association made a joint submission to the Victorian Legislative Council Inquiry into the RSPCA Victoria on behalf of our members.
Submissions to this inquiry are now closed, but you can read the submissions at the Victorian Parliament website.
The terms of reference of the inquiry covered:
1. the appropriateness and use of its powers pursuant to the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1986, including in the context of its other objectives and activities;
2. the appropriateness and use of funding provided by the Victorian Government, including in the context of its other objectives and activities; and
3. any other consequential matters the Committee may deem appropriate.
You may read the FGA/ADA joint submission here, or find submission #54 via the web page linked above.
The inquiry report is due 22 August - we will keep you informed of any further news as it comes to hand.