Royal Commission into the Protection and
Detention of Children in the Northern Territory

 Non-publication directions

The Commission has powers to direct that evidence, documents or information not be published.

Non-publication directions made throughout the course of the Commission are set out below:

Date Number Description Download
9/10/2016 NPD01/16 Direction not to publish specified documents in relation to hearings on 11-13 October 2016 until the Royal Commission has accepted tender of the document or witness statement. Non-publication direction NPD01/16 [PDF 120KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD01/16 [DOCX 19KB]
1/12/2016 NPD02/16 Direction not to publish specified documents in relation to hearings on 5-14 December 2016 until the Royal Commission has accepted tender of the document or witness statement. Non-publication direction NPD02/16 [PDF 92KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD02/16 [DOCX 44KB]
5/12/2016 NPD03/16 Direction regarding the provision of documents, in relation to the hearings on 5-14 December 2016, to members of the media. The direction also outlines how the documents should be dealt with until the documents have been formally tendered before the Royal Commission. Non-publication direction NPD03/16 [PDF 144KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD03/16 [DOCX 14KB]
9/12/2016 NPD04/16 Direction regarding the provision of documents, in relation to the hearings on 9 December 2016, to specified parties. Non-publication direction NPD04/16 [PDF 106KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD04/16 [DOCX 22KB]
9/12/2016 NPD05/16 Direction to receive evidence from vulnerable witnesses by way of closed session. Non-publication direction NPD05/16 [PDF 35KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD05/16 [DOCX 12KB]
9/12/2016 NPD06/16 Direction how to receive and publish evidence from Dr Fitzpatrick and Dr Pestell. Non-publication direction NPD06/16 [PDF125KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD06/16 [DOCX 11KB]
11/12/2016 NPD6A/16 Direction not to publish specified documents in relation to the hearings on 5-14 December 2016 until further direction. Non-publication direction NPD06A/16 [PDF 105KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD06A/16 [DOCX 23KB]
13/12/2016 NPD06B/16 Direction to receive evidence by way of closed session and direction not to publish evidence given in closed session nor information disclosing the identity of the vulnerable witness or a child. Non-publication direction NPD06B/16 [PDF 125KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD06B/16 [DOCX 17KB]
22/2/2017 NPD01/17 Direction regarding the confidentiality of group consultations and informal statements - reissued. Non-publication direction NPD01/17 [PDF 426KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD01/17 [PDF 80KB]
22/2/2017 NPD02/17 Direction regarding the confidentiality of identity and evidence of vulnerable witnesses - reissued. Non-publication direction NPD02/17 [PDF 349KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD02/17 [DOCX 80KB]
8/2/2017 NPD04/17 Direction regarding witness statements and other documents made available prior to tender in 2017 hearings - reissued. Non-publication direction NPD04/17 [PDF 324KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD04/17 [PDF 74KB]
22/2/2017 NPD05/17 Direction regarding provision of documents to witnesses. Non-publication direction NPD05/17 [PDF 315KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD05/17 [DOCX 12KB]
12/3/2017 NPD06/17 Direction regarding the provision of documents to members of the media and how the documents should be dealt with - reissued. Non-publication direction NPD06/17 [PDF 207KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD06/17 [DOCX 56KB]
20/3/2017 NPD07/17 Direction regarding the publication of specified documents and footage, and the form in which they may be published. Non-publication direction NPD07/17 [PDF 87KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD07/17 [DOCX 17KB]
22/3/2017 NPD08/17 Direction regarding the publication of statements to witness BZ. Non-publication direction NPD08/17 [PDF 176KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD08/17 [DOCX 22KB]
23/5/2017 NPD15/17 Direction regarding the publication of recorded stories, the confidentiality of recorded stories and the appearance of an author before the Commission. Non-publication direction NPD15/17 [PDF 334KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD15/17 [DOCX 75KB]
25/8/2017 NPD23/17 Direction regarding information contained in a Notice of Adverse Material. Non-publication direction NPD23/17 [PDF 256KB]
 
Non-publication direction NPD23/17 [DOCX 29KB]