Australian Government Response to the Senate – Community Affairs References Committee Interim Report on Health Inquiry into Lyme-like illness

Page last updated: 07 November 2016

The inquiry into Growing evidence of an emerging tick-borne disease that causes a Lyme-like illness for many Australian patients conducted by the Senate - Community Affairs References Committee culminated in the Committee’s interim report (the Report). The Interim Report is an important document and the Government thanks the Committee and the various stakeholders for their valuable and thoughtful input to the Inquiry.

This response addresses the recommendations raised in the Report, and has been coordinated and prepared by the Department of Health.

Australian Government response to the Senate Inquiry Interim Report: