On 5 August 2017, the then Minister for Sport, the Hon. Greg Hunt MP, announced a review of Australia’s sports integrity arrangements to be led by the Hon. James Wood AO QC. The Wood Review released the report on 1 August 2018. The Wood Review is the most comprehensive examination of sports integrity arrangements ever undertaken in Australia and presents 52 recommendations for consideration by Government.
The Government agrees with 22 of the recommendations, agrees in-principle with 12 and a further 15 are agreed in-principle for further consideration. Two recommendations are agreed in part and one is noted.
This report details the Department of Health’s response to this inquiry.