The Department of Justice and Attorney-General is a diverse department, which works towards justice for all Queenslanders through safe, fair and responsible community outcomes.
Journalists and whistleblowers are set to get better protections as the Palaszczuk Government begins consultation on the introduction of shield laws in Queensland.
The Palaszczuk Government will spend $1.4 billion on delivering frontline justice services to protect the safety of Queenslanders in this Budget.
The economic security, and health and wellbeing of Queensland women, was again at the front of the Palaszczuk Government agenda with the release of the 2021-22 Women’s Budget Statement.
The Palaszczuk Government held its first Housing and Domestic and Family Violence Roundtable this week – a new initiative to ensure Queensland women and children have access to safe and affordable housing.
First Nations Queenslanders will receive enhanced support through each stage of Queensland’s working with children check (blue card) system.