Positive Life NSW submissions and community reports are listed by year below. You are welcome to download and print any of the documents on this page. If you have any questions or want to leave any feedback please contact us.


pdf iconSubmission into a review on the Equality Legislation Amendment (LGBTIQA+) Bill 2023 (NSW) Review – PLNSW/HALC joint submission

pdf iconOpt-out HIV Testing – PLNSW position paper

Submission for the review of the Mandatory Disease Testing Act 2021 – PLNSW submission

pdf icon2023 ‘Life Beyond’ Heterosexual Retreat Report for people living with HIV who identify as heterosexual – PLNSW report

A New Aged Care Act: the foundations, Consultation paper No. 1 – PLNSW submission

Preliminary submission into a review on the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW) – PLNSW/HALC joint submission


pdf iconSubmissions on the draft Crimes Legislation Amendment (Coercive Control) Bill 2022 – PLNSW/HALC joint submission

pdf iconHomelessness amongst older people aged over 55 in New South Wales – PLNSW submission

Submissions to NSW Equality Bill – PLNSW submission

pdf icon2022 Emerging Issues: Community Consultation and Engagement Forum Report – PLNSW community report

pdf iconRoad Transport Amendment (Medicinal Cannabis-Exemptions from Offences) Bill 2021 – PLNSW submission


pdf iconVoluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2021 – PLNSW submission

pdf icon2021 Heterosexual Workshop Evaluation Survey – PLNSW community report

pdfFramework for working collaboratively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people – PLNSW Framework

pdf iconAccess to healthcare services in custody audit – Joint submission

pdf icons100 Survey Report: NSW HIV antiretroviral (ART) co-payment initiative – PLNSW community report

pdf iconDraft 1 of Certificate III in Individual Support, Certificate IV in Ageing Support, and Certificate IV in Disability Support Released for Consultation – PLNSW submission

pdf iconConsultation regarding Regulation to Support Real Time Prescription Monitoring – PLNSW submission


pdf iconSubmission into the Public Health Act 2010 Statutory Review of section 62 and 79 – Joint submission

pdf iconPeople living with HIV accessing NSW Aged Care Services – PLNSW Community Report

pdfTrans and gender diverse people health and social needs assessment – PLNSW and The Gender Centre community report

pdfSubmission into the Data Availability and Transparency Bill 2020 Exposure Draft Consultation Paper – PLNSW submission

pdfSubmission into the Reimagined Personal Care Worker Discussion Paper – PLNSW submission

pdfSubmission into a Housing Strategy for NSW Discussion Paper – PLNSW submission

pdfSubmission into the Inquiry into Homelessness in Australia – PLNSW submission

pdfSubmission into Inquiry into the Protocol for Homeless People in Public Places – PLNSW submission

pdfDementia, Ageing and Aged Care Mission Roadmap Consultation – PLNSW submission

pdfAustralians living with HIV & Aged Care Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety – PLNSW submission

pdfRetirement Income Review – PLNSW submission

pdfCensus and Statistics Amendment (Statistical Information) Regulations 2019 – PLNSW submission


pdfFree and Equal: An Australian conversation on human rights – PLNSW submission

pdfSubmission into the consultation on Guidelines for registered health practitioners and students in relation to blood-borne viruses – PLNSW submission

pdfFreedom of Religion Legislative Reforms Consultation – PLNSW submission

pdfAdequacy of Newstart and related payments and alternative mechanisms to determine the level of income support payments in Australia – PLNSW submission

pdfSpecial Commission of Inquiry into the Drug ‘Ice’ – Joint submission

pdf HIV & Ageing Forum – PLNSW Community Report

pdfA Community Perspective: On Human Papillomavirus (HPV)-related cancer among women and, trans and gender diverse people – PLNSW Community Report

pdfProductivity Commission Mental Health Inquiry – PLNSW submission

pdfWomen, HIV and Life – PLNSW Community Report

pdfDeveloping the Implementation Plans for the National Blood Borne Viruses and Sexually Transmissible Infections Strategies 2018-2022 – PLNSW submission

pdfAustralian Digital Health Agency’s Digital Medicines Program Blueprint Project – Discussion Paper – PLNSW submission

pdfNSW Law Reform Commission Consultation Paper regarding Consent in Relation to Sexual Offences – PLNSW submission


pdfHIV Stigma & Discrimination Forum – PLNSW Community Report

pdfSenate Standing Community Affairs Reference Committee on My Health Record – Joint submission

pdfPLHIV & Gay Men’s awareness of HPV related anal cancer – PLNSW Community Report

pdfPLHIV & Immediate Start to Treatment – PLNSW Community Report

pdfPLHIV and Digital Health – PLNSW presentation

pdfData Sharing and Release Legislation Issues Paper for Consultation – PLNSW submission

pdfBriefing paper My Health Record – Joint Briefing Paper

pdfHIV Complex Care in NSW  (Appendices) – PLNSW Discussion paper

pdfAged Care Workforce Strategy Taskforce – PLNSW submission


pdfRapid Initiation: Models for the Immediate Uptake of HIV Treatment – Joint evidence brief

pdfFramework for Secondary Use of My Health Record Data Submission to NSW Dept of Health – PLNSW submission

pdfThe Choice is Yours Campaign Evaluation – PLNSW Community Report

pdfSubmission to the Productivity Commission into the National Disability Insurance Scheme – PLNSW submission


pdfDeveloping resources to assist people living with HIV Associated Neurocognitive Disorder (HAND) – PLNSW Community Report

pdfPositive Life NSW Strategic Plan 2016–2020 Development Report – PLNSW Community Report

pdfReview of Pharmacy Remuneration and Regulation – PLNSW submission

pdfDispensing of HIV medications at community pharmacies in NSW – PLNSW Community Report

pdfStatutory Review of the Public Health Act 2010 – PLNSW submission


pdfPeople living with HIV and access to health care in NSW – PLNSW Community Report

pdfBetter Outcomes for people with chronic and complex health conditions through primary health care – PLNSW submission

pdfRegulator of Medicinal Cannabis Bill 2014 – Joint submission


pdfDispensing of HIV medications at Community Pharmacies in NSW – PLNSW Community Report

pdfAnal Cancer – Diagnosis, Monitoring and Management in Sydney and South East Sydney Local Health Districts – Joint submission


pdf iconRights of the Terminally Ill Bill – Joint submission

pdf iconNSW Oral Health Alliance – Inquiry into Adult Dental Services in Australia – Joint submission

pdf iconCost projections of a single antiretroviral co-payment scheme for people with HIV in NSW – PLNSW submission

pdf iconHIV Complex Care and Ageing in NSW – PLNSW discussion paper

pdf iconInquiry into the use of cannabis for medical purposes – Joint submission

pdf iconAntiretroviral co-payments for people with HIV in NSW – PLNSW submission


pdf iconHousing Issues for People with HIV in NSW – PLNSW submission

pdf iconNational LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care Strategy – PLNSW submission

pdf iconPolicy of non-reconstruction of HIV infected bodies post-autopsy – PLNSW submission

pdf iconInsurance and HIV, Australian Human Rights Commission – PLNSW representation

pdf iconNew South Wales Public Health (Disposal of Bodies) Regulation 2011 and Regulatory Impact Statement – PLNSW representation


pdf iconDraft National HIV Testing Policy – PLNSW representation

pdf iconDraft Revised Standards Residential Aged Care – PLNSW submission

pdf iconIntroduction of the personally controlled electronic health record (PCEHR) system – PLNSW submission

pdf iconResponse to the Legislative Issues Paper relating to the PCEHR – Joint submission

pdf iconInquiry into the Government’s Administration of the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) – PLNSW submission


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Support
housing support for people living with HIV
Ageing Support
Treatments and Managing your HIV