Department of Justice and Community Safety

  (Redirected from Department of Justice (Victoria))

The Department of Justice and Community Safety (DJCS) is one of nine government departments in the state of Victoria, Australia.

Department of Justice and Community Safety
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Department overview
Formed1 January 2019 (2019-01-01)
Preceding Department
  • Department of Justice and Regulation
JurisdictionVictoria, Australia
HeadquartersSouthern Cross Tower
121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne
Ministers responsible
Department executive
  • Rebecca Falkingham, Secretary
Websitejustice.vic.gov.au
Agency IDPROV VA 5038

Known as the Department of Justice and Regulation until January 2019, it manages and provides government services relating to Victoria's justice system.

MinistersEdit

The DJCS supports four ministers in the following portfolios:

Name Party Portfolio
Jill Hennessy Labor Attorney-General
Minister for Workplace Safety
Lisa Neville Labor Minister for Police and Emergency Services
Ben Carroll Labor Minister for Crime Prevention
Minister for Corrections
Minister for Youth Justice
Minister for Victim Support
Marlene Kairouz Labor Minister for Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation

FunctionsEdit

The DJCS has responsibility for the following policy areas:

AgenciesEdit

Agencies under the DJCS portfolios include:[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "DJCS Statutory entities chart" (PDF). Retrieved 2019-11-11.

External linksEdit