Shaping a National Strategy for 2018
The National Strategy is a framework to guide policies, programs
and activities that aim to strengthen Australians' financial
literacy and capability. The National Financial Literacy Strategy
2014-17, led by ASIC, was released in 2014.
ASIC is now leading a consultation process, to refine and update
the National Strategy for 2018. This is an opportunity to further
strengthen partnerships and collaborative efforts, and broaden
stakeholder reach and engagement with the National Strategy.
This consultation seeks views from all interested stakeholders
to inform the 2018 National Strategy, so that it can effectively
support and promote relevant policy and program initiatives.
ASIC kicked off the consultation process by hosting a series of
roundtable discussions in December 2016, with key stakeholders from
the government, business, community and education sectors.
These discussions included a review of progress made by stakeholders
undertaking initiatives aligned with the National Strategy,
feedback on the effectiveness of the National Strategy's strategic framework,
and exploration of key issues for discussion during the
How you can contribute
to the consultation
We have released a consultation paper for comment and to
stimulate further discussion.
National Financial Literacy Strategy Consultation
Please share your views by responding to the proposals and
discussion questions in the consultation paper:
Closing date for submissions
The closing date for submissions, both via online survey and
email, is Friday 17 November 2017.
Your input will help us to shape a National
Strategy that is relevant, forward-looking and responsive to
environmental opportunities and challenges.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2017