Welcome to the Department of Justice
6 October 2015
The Crime Statistics Agency has released its recorded statistics for the 2014-15 financial year, which for the first time show demographic characteristics of alleged offenders and victims.
1 October 2015
Companies are invited to make Registrations of Interest for Victoria's next Public Lotteries Licence. The licence will permit the holder to run a range of lotteries in Victoria.
23 September 2015
The Victorian Government is seeking the views of the traditional owner community on the negotiation of a Recognition and Settlement Agreement with the Eastern Maar traditional owner group.
The Victorian Government is undertaking a review of gaming machine arrangements. The review will examine the existing gaming machine regulatory framework to enable the government to make decisions on future gaming machine arrangements well before the expiry of the current entitlement term.
From 1 September 2015, Victoria will have a new scheme to expunge historical convictions for homosexual activity that would not be a criminal offence today.
Latest reports on how alcohol promotions in retail outlets affects young people’s decisions to buy and consume and a study on promotions in peak and non-peak drinking period in liquor shops