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What we do

We deliver programs and policies to maintain and improve Australia's law and justice framework, and to facilitate jobs growth through policies that promote fair, productive, flexible and safe workplaces.

Through the Australian Government Solicitor, we also provide legal services to the Commonwealth, including legal advice and representation.

In this section

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Frequently Asked Questions and useful links

How we are delivering our services during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Australian Government Solicitor

About the Australian Government Solicitor’s services and how to contact them.

National Commissioner for Defence and Veteran Suicide Prevention

About the work of the National Commissioner and supporting legislation.

Rule of law

How our work upholds the rule of law, both in Australia and globally.