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Social media

Social media is an increasingly popular and powerful online tool for communication, engagement and connections across communities and between governments and citizens.

The Department of Justice Social Media Policy is the official policy for social media use at the Department of Justice and provides guidance for departmental employees and external contractors on their professional and personal use of social media, including details on:

  • responsibilities as a public sector employee
  • definitions of social media
  • authorisation to comment
  • moderation policy

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Below is a list of business areas within the Department of Justice portfolio that are currently using social media tools to communicate with citizens. You can visit a website, like a Facebook page, follow us on Twitter or subscribe to a RSS feed to receive the latest news and updates.

Corporate account

Department of Justice
 

 


Campaigns and initiatives

Wingman (External link)

 

Live No Fear (External link)

 

Play it Safe by the Water (External link)

 

Anti-Hate (External link)

 

Victorian Emergency Services Volunteers (External link)

 

Victoria Police Recruitment (External link)

 

Dispute Settlement (External link)

 

Neighbourhood Justice Centre (External link)

 

Koori employment strategy

 

 


Consumer affairs

Consumer Affairs Victoria (External link)

 

And also My Shop Rights and RentRight app, SoundCloud and Party for Your Rights

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Consumer Utilities Advocacy Centre (External link)

 



Courts

Magistrates' Court of Victoria (External link)

 

Supreme Court of Victoria (External link)

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And also the Daily List search tool 

     

 

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) (External link)

 

Judicial College of Victoria (External link)

 

Sentencing Advisory Council (External link)

And also



Police and emergency services

Victoria Police (External link)

 

Country Fire Authority (CFA) (External link)

 

And also the FireReady app

     

 

Consumer Utilities Advocacy Centre (External link)


Victoria State Emergency Service (SES) (External link)

 

Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB) (External link)

 


Legal and equity

Victorian Electoral Commission (External link)

Link to You Tube


Legal Services Commissioner (External link)


Legal Services Board (External link)

 

Privacy Victoria (Office of the Privacy Commisioner) (External link)


Victoria Legal Aid (External link)

 

Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission (External link)

 

Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine (External link)

 

Victorian Law Reform Commission (External link)

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Liquor and gambling

Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (External link)


Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation (External link)

 



Infringement Management and Enforcement Services

Sheriff of Victoria

 

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander flags

The Victorian Department of Justice acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the land and acknowledges and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.