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Rights and protections

We advise on policies and laws to help people enjoy a life where their rights are respected and protected.

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Freedom of religion

The Australian Government is considering legislative reforms to prohibit discrimination on the basis of religious belief or activity.

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Human rights and anti-discrimination

We provide legal and policy information on domestic human rights matters and advise the government on international human rights.

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Privacy

Australia’s privacy legislation protects how an individual’s personal information is handled.

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Australian Government Response to CARC

The Australian Government is committed to ensuring that children in institutional care are safe and protected from abuse.​​​​

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