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Bushfire arson is a major threat to the Australian community, with up to half of all bushfires suspected of being deliberately lit or starting in suspicious circumstances.
Published Monday, 3 May 2010
Response to the report of the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Family and Community Affairs inquiry into child—custody arrangements in the event of family separation June 2005.
Published Wednesday, 1 June 2005
In conjunction with 2015 Autumn Repeal Day on 18 March 2015, the Attorney-General’s Department published its Annual Deregulation Report 2014.
Published Wednesday, 18 March 2015
The Australian Government Guidelines on the Recognition of Sex and Gender standardise the evidence required for a person to establish or change their sex or gender in personal records held by Australian Government departments and agencies.
Published Thursday, 30 May 2013
The Protective Security Policy Framework (PSPF) provides the appropriate controls for the Australian Government to protect its people, information and assets, at home and overseas.
Published Sunday, 6 June 2010
The Australian Government is pleased to present to the Committee on the Rights of the Child Australia’s combined Second and Third Reports under the Convention on the Rights of the Child.
Published Monday, 31 March 2003
The recommendations of the Committee against Torture, made in response to Australia’s Combined Second and Third Report under the Convention against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment
Published Sunday, 31 October 2004
Australia's combined Second and Third Report to the Committee Against Torture.
Published Monday, 30 June 1997
Since 1994 there have been four major reports dealing with telecommunications interception.
Published Wednesday, 31 August 2005
A follow-up research report comparing outcomes over four years for two groups of separated parents who attended mediation over parenting disputes. These parents engaged in either child-focused mediation or in child-inclusive mediation.
Published Wednesday, 1 April 2009
A research report exploring the outcomes for two groups of families using two different types of mediation.
Published Sunday, 1 October 2006
The Clandestine Drug Laboratory Sites: Guidelines for Remediation help authorities to investigate and make safe sites that may have been contaminated by use as clandestine drug laboratories.
Published Wednesday, 22 October 2014
The key policy document for effective fraud control for government agencies and their employees is the Commonwealth fraud control guidelines 2011.
Published Thursday, 31 March 2011
Australian Government agencies require legal services for a range of different reasons.
Published Friday, 21 February 2014
Criminal Code Practitioner Guidelines
Published Sunday, 31 March 2002
Attorney-General's Department and Australian Institute of Judicial Administration
Published Sunday, 31 March 2002
The Customs Reform Board was established by the Minister for Home Affairs and Justice, the Hon Jason Clare MP, on 20 December 2012 to advise on reform of the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service.
Published Wednesday, 3 July 2013
The recommendations of the Model Criminal Code Officers Committee Report on Double Jeopardy were considered by the Standing Committee of Attorneys-General at its meeting on 18-19 March 2004.
Published Wednesday, 31 March 2004
A report commissioned by the department undertaken by the Australian Institute of Family Studies to evaluate the Coordinated Family Dispute Resolution Pilot.
Published Saturday, 1 December 2012
A report commissioned by the department and the former Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs on the evaluation of the 2006 family law reforms.
Published Sunday, 1 January 2006
A report commissioned by the department and carried out by the Australian Institute of Family Studies.
Published Wednesday, 28 May 2014
A report undertaken by the Australian Catholic University's Institute of Child Protection Studies in 2011.
Published Wednesday, 1 June 2011
Australia has completed a privacy impact assessment on the six month trial to exchange criminal history information with New Zealand for employment purposes.
Published Thursday, 15 November 2012
The following two reports are part of the Longitudinal Study of Separated Parents. They complete the Families project component of the 2006 family law reforms evaluation. They were finalised by AIFS in December 2010.
Published Wednesday, 1 December 2010
Family Law DOORS is a standardised frontline screening tool and framework that has been developed for professionals to use to identify safety risks for clients across the family law system. To obtain a copy of DOORS email
Published Sunday, 1 January 2012