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The Department of Justice supports the community, Western Australian Government, judiciary and Parliament through the provision of access to high quality justice, legal and corrective services, information and products. The Department is the agency principally responsible for assisting the Attorney General and Minister for Corrective Services in developing and implementing policy and the administration and compliance with approximately 200 Acts.

The Department has a diverse range of services, which have the potential to affect all Western Australians. These include:

Justice Services

  • court and tribunal services
  • corrective services
  • offender management and community safety
  • victim support

Services to the Community

  • advocacy, guardianship and administration services
  • trustee services
  • birth, death and marriage services

Services to Government

  • policy advice
  • legal advice and representation
  • legislative drafting and related services

 

 

Link to the 2017-2018 Annual Report Link to the Critical Incident Review into the events at Greenough Regional Prison on 24-25 July 2018 Civil Liability Legislation Amendment(Child Sexual Abuse Actions) Act 2018 Link to the daily court lists Apply now for Prison Jobs
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