Australian Government - Department of Health

Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC)

MSAC and ESC Key Dates

2016 Dates for Applicants for Submission Based Assessments

Submission Based Assessment key dates for 2016

Notification Deadline
10 September, 2015
14 January, 2016
12 May, 2016
Lodgement Deadline
8 October, 2015
11 February, 2016
9 June, 2016
Applicant receives the contracted critique
14 January, 2015
12 May, 2016
8 September, 2016
Applicants comments on the contracted critique due
(Pre-ESC response)
28 January, 2016
26 May, 2016
22 September, 2016
Evaluation Sub-Committee (ESC) Meeting
10-11 February, 2016
9 -10 June, 2016
6 - 7 October, 2016
Applicant receives ESC Report
10 March, 2016
7 July, 2016
3 November, 2016
Applicants comments on ESC Report due
(Pre-MSAC response)
24 March, 2016
21 July, 2016
17 November, 2016
MSAC meeting date
30 - 31 March, 2016

Please Note Change in Dates
28 - 29 July 2016
24-25 November, 2016

Contracted Assessment key dates for 2016

Applicant receives the contracted Assessment Report
14 January, 2016
12 May, 2016
8 September, 2016
Applicants comments on contracted Assessment Report due
(Pre-ESC response)
28 January, 2016
26 May, 2016
22 September, 2016
ESC meeting date
10-11 February, 2016
9 -10 June, 2016
6 - 7 October, 2016
Applicant receives the ESC Report
10 March, 2016
7 July, 2016
3 November, 2016
Applicants comments on ESC Report due
(Pre-MSAC response)
24 March, 2016
21 July, 2016
17 November, 2016
MSAC meeting date
30 - 31 March, 2016

Please Note Change in Dates
28 - 29 July 2016
24-25 November, 2016

2015 Dates for Applicants for Submission Based Assessments

Submission Based Assessment key dates for 2015

Notification Deadline
11 September, 2014
15 January, 2015
14 May, 2015
Lodgement Deadline
9 October, 2014
12 February, 2015
11 June, 2015
Applicant receives the contracted critique
15 January, 2015
14 May, 2015
10 September, 2015
Applicants comments on the contracted critique due
(Pre-ESC response)
29 January, 2015
28 May, 2015
24 September, 2015
Evaluation Sub-Committee (ESC) Meeting
12-13 February, 2015
11-12 June, 2015
8-9 October, 2015
Applicant receives ESC Report
12 March, 2015
9 July, 2015
5 November, 2015
Applicants comments on ESC Report due
(Pre-MSAC response)
26 March, 2015
23 July, 2015
19 November, 2015
MSAC meeting date
1-2 April, 2015
30-31 July 2015
26-27 November, 2015

Contracted Assessment key dates for 2015

Applicant receives the contracted Assessment Report
15 January, 2015
14 May, 2015
10 September, 2015
Applicants comments on contracted Assessment Report due
(Pre-ESC response)
29 January, 2015
28 May, 2015
24 September, 2015
ESC meeting date
12-13 February, 2015
11-12 June, 2015
8-9 October, 2015
Applicant receives the ESC Report
12 March, 2015
9 July, 2015
5 November, 2015
Applicants comments on ESC Report due
(Pre-MSAC response)
26 March, 2015
23 July, 2015
19 November, 2015
MSAC meeting date
1-2 April, 2015
30-31 July 2015
26-27 November, 2015

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