​​Public consultation

The Department of Justice and its related agencies consult the NSW community on a variety of projects, services, policies and law reform. ​

    Current and recent consultations Current projects on which the community is being or has been consulted include (in date order from most recent):

    ​​​Ongoing consul​​​​tation and feedback

    NSW ​​​Law Ref​​or​m Commission and 

    NSW Sentencing Cou​ncil

    • Sentencing Council projects: the NSW Sentencing Council advises on sentencing matters and prepares research papers and reports for the Attorney General.

    • Law Reform Commission projects: the Commission reviews the law in NSW and makes recommendations for change to the Attorney General. 

    Past consu​​ltations

    View reports of past consultations by topic:

    Have Y​​​our Say

    The Have Your Say website is a NSW Government site that lists current consultations taking place with communities throughout NSW, on a wide variety of issues.

    Find out what is happening in your community and share your opinions on new projects, services and government policy.

    Publications and research​

    Browse publications and research of the Department of Justice.

    Special Commissions of Inqui​​ry

    View links to the websites and publications of current and completed Special Commissions of Inquiry.

    Special Commissions of Inquiry in NSW are established under the Special Commissions of Inquiry Act 1983.