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Acts and regulations listed by ministers 

The department and its Secretary are responsible to ministers who cover the following portfolios:

  • Attorney-General
  • Minister for Workplace Safety
  • Minister for Police and Emergency Services
  • Minister for Crime Prevention
  • Minister for Corrections
  • Minister for Youth
  • Minister for Youth Justice
  • Minister for Victim Support
  • Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation

The following is a list of acts administered by the Justice Portfolio as at 1 January 2020. In some cases an Act may be administered by more than one minister.

Attorney-General

Acts solely administered by the Attorney-General

Name of Act
Acts Enumeration and Revision Act 1958
Administration and Probate Act 1958
Administrative Law Act 1978
Adoption Act 1984
Age of Majority Act 1977
Appeal Costs Act 1998
Attorney-General and Solicitor-General Act 1972
Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1996
Charities Act 1978
Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act 2006
Choice of Law (Limitation Periods) Act 1993
Civil Procedure Act 2010
Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) (Enforcement) Act 1995
Commercial Arbitration Act 2011
Commonwealth Places (Administration of Laws) Act 1970
Commonwealth Powers (De Facto Relationships) Act 2004
Commonwealth Powers (Family Law-Children) Act 1986
Constitution (Supreme Court) Act 1989
Constitutional Powers (Coastal Waters) Act 1980
Constitutional Powers (Request) Act 1980
Co-operative Schemes (Administrative Actions) Act 2001
Coroners Act 2008
Corporations (Administrative Actions) Act 2001
Corporations (Ancillary Provisions) Act 2001
Corporations (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2001
Corporations (Victoria) Act 1990
Council of Law Reporting in Victoria Act 1967
County Court Act 1958
Court Security Act 1980
Court Services Victoria Act 2014
Courts (Case Transfer) Act 1991
Crimes Act 1958
Crimes at Sea Act 1999
Crimes (Assumed Identities) Act 2004
Crimes (Controlled Operations) Act 2004
Criminal Organisations Control Act 2012
Criminal Procedure Act 2009
Crown Proceedings Act 1958
Defamation Act 2005
Domicile Act 1978
Electronic Transactions (Victoria) Act 2000
Equal Opportunity Act 2010
Evidence (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1958
Evidence Act 2008
Federal Courts (State Jurisdiction) Act 1999
Fences Act 1968
Fines Reform Act 2014
Foreign Judgments Act 1962
Fortification Removal Act 2013
Guardianship and Administration Act 1986
Guardianship and Administration Act 2019
Honorary Justices Act 2014
Imperial Acts Application Act 1980
Imprisonment of Fraudulent Debtors Act 1958
Infringements Act 2006
Interpretation of Legislation Act 1984
Judgment Debt Recovery Act 1984
Judicial College of Victoria Act 2001
Judicial Commission of Victoria Act 2016
Judicial Entitlements Act 2015
Judicial Proceedings Reports Act 1958
Judicial Salaries Act 2004
Juries Act 2000
Jurisdiction of Courts (Cross-vesting) Act 1987
Jury Directions Act 2015
Land Acquisition and Compensation Act 1986
Land Titles Validation Act 1994
Legal Aid Act 1978
Legal Identity of Defendants (Organisational Child Abuse) Act 2018
Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Act 2014
Legal Profession Uniform Law (Victoria)
Leo Cussen Institute (Registration as a Company) Act 2011
Limitation of Actions Act 1958
Magistrates’ Court Act 1989
Maintenance Act 1965
Marriage Act 1958
National Domestic Violence Order Scheme Act 2016
Oaths and Affirmations Act 2018
Open Courts Act 2013
Penalty Interest Rates Act 1983
Perpetuities and Accumulations Act 1968
Personal Property Securities (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2009
Personal Property Securities (Statute Law Revision and Implementation) Act 2010
Personal Safety Intervention Orders Act 2010
Powers of Attorney Act 2014
Professional Standards Act 2003
Public Notaries Act 2001
Public Prosecutions Act 1994
Religious and Successory Trusts Act 1958
Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind and other Agencies (Merger) Act 2005
Settled Land Act 1958
Sheriff Act 2009
St Andrew’s Foundation Act 1997
Status of Children Act 1974
Summary Offences Act 1966
Supreme Court Act 1986
Surveillance Devices Act 1999
Telecommunications (Interception) (State Provisions) Act 1988
Terrorism (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2003
Traditional Owner Settlement Act 2010
Trustee Act 1958
Unauthorised Documents Act 1958
Vexatious Proceedings Act 2014
Victoria Law Foundation Act 2009
Victoria Park Land Act 1992
Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal Act 1998
Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine Act 1985
Victorian Law Reform Commission Act 2000
Wills Act 1997
Working with Children Act 2005
Wrongs Act 1958

Acts administered by the Attorney-General with other ministers

Name of Act Notes regarding administration

Bail Act 1977

The Act is administered by the Attorney-General, except for:

  • Section 3B, which is jointly and severally administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for Youth Justice.

Children, Youth and Families Act 2005

The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for Child Protection and the Minister for Youth Justice, except for:

  • Chapters 3 and 4 (these Chapters are jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Child Protection)
  • Chapter 5 (except Division 2 of Part 5.2 and sections 359 and 359A) (these provisions are jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Youth Justice)
  • Sections 359 and 359A (these sections are jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Victim Support and the Minister for Youth Justice)
  • Part 6.2 (this Part is jointly and severally administered with the Minister for Youth Justice)

Confiscation Act 1997

The Act is administered by the Attorney-General, except for:

  • Section 134, which is jointly and severally administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for Crime Prevention.

Constitution Act 1975

The Attorney General administers:

  • Part III
  • Division 1 of Part IIIAA (this Division is jointly administered with the Premier)
  • Divisions 3 to 6 of Part IIIAA
  • Section 88 in so far as it relates to the appointment of Crown Counsel and Crown Counsel (Advisings)

The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Training and Skills, the Premier, the Special Minister of State and the Treasurer. 

Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried) Act 1997

The Act is administered by the Attorney-General, except for:

  • Sections 38C-38E, 38ZW, 42, 46 and 74 (these sections are jointly and severally administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for Victim Support)
  • Sections 48-55, 57A, 57B, 58, 58A and 60-63(1); Division 3 of Part 7; and Part 7A (these provisions are jointly administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers and the Minister for Mental Health)
  • Part 5A (this Part is jointly administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers, the Minister for Mental Health and the Minister for Youth Justice)
  • Part 7C (this Part is jointly administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for Mental Health).

Domestic Building Contracts Act 1995

The Attorney-General administers Part 5 of the Act.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation.

Electoral Act 2002

The Attorney-General administers Part 8 of the Act.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Premier and the Special Minister of State.

Family Violence Protection Act 2008

The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for the Prevention of Family Violence, except for:

  • the following provisions, which are administered solely by the Minister for the Prevention of Family Violence: 
    • Parts 5A, 5B and 11
    • Division 1A of Part 13
    • Sections 210A and 210B.

Instruments Act 1958

The Act is administered by the Attorney-General, except:

  • In so far as it relates to the functions of the Registrar-General and the management of the Office of the Registrar-General (in so far as it relates to those matters, the Act is administered by the Minister for Planning).

Land Act 1958

The Attorney-General administers the following provisions in the Act:

  • In so far as it relates to the exercise of powers relating to leases and licences under Subdivisions 1 and 2 of Division 9 of Part I in respect of land described as Crown Allotment 22D of Section 30, Parish of Melbourne North being the site of the Victorian County Court
  • In so far as it relates to the land described as Crown Allotment 16 of Section 5, Elwood, Parish of Prahran being the site of the former Elwood Police Station:
    • Except Division 6 of Part I, Subdivision 3 of Division 9 of Part I, section 209 and the remainder of the Act where it relates to the sale and alienation of Crown Lands as set out in Administrative Arrangements Order No. 58 (these provisions are administered by the Assistant Treasurer)
    • Except sections 201, 201A and 399
  • Sections 22C-22E
  • Sections 201, 201A and 399 in so far as they relate to the land described as Crown Allotment 16 of Section 5, Elwood, Parish of Prahran being the site of the former Elwood Police Station (in so far as they relate to that land, these provisions are jointly administered with the Assistant Treasurer)

The Act is otherwise administered by the Assistant Treasurer, the Minister for Corrections, the Minister for Creative Industries, the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, the Minister for Health, the Minister for Ports and Freight, the Minister for Roads and the Premier.

 

Local Government Act 1989

The Attorney-General administers the following provisions in the Act:

  • Sections 44-46, 48 and 49
  • Sections 223A, 223B and 223C
  • Sections 223BA-223BM
  • Section 243 in so far as it relates to municipal electoral tribunals and inspectors of municipal administration
  • Schedule 4

The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Local Government, the Minister for Planning and the Minister for Roads.

Major Crime (Investigative Powers) Act 2004

The Act is administered by the Attorney-General, except for:

  • Part 3 (this Part is jointly administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for Police and Emergency Services).

National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2018.

The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister of Victim Support.

Property Law Act 1958

The Act is administered by the Attorney-General, except:

  • Insofar as it relates to the functions of the Registrar-General and the management of the Office of the Registrar-General (insofar as it relates to those matters, the Act is administered by the Minister for Planning).

Relationships Act 2008

The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for Equality.

Residential Tenancies Act 1997

The Attorney-General administers Part 11 (except subsection 447(1) and section 480) of the Act.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation, the Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers, the Minister for Housing and the Minister for Planning.

Sentencing Act 1991

The Act is administered by the Attorney-General, except:

  • Division 1C of Part 3 and section 89F (these provisions are jointly and severally administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for Victim Support)
  • Subdivision 4 of Division 2 of Part 3 (this Subdivision is jointly administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for Youth Justice)
  • Division 2 of Part 3BA (this Division is jointly administered by the Attorney-General  with the Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers).
  • Divisions 3 to 6 of Part 3A (these Divisions are jointly administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister for Corrections).

Severe Substance Dependence Treatment Act 2010

The Attorney-General administers Sections 9-11 and 14-22 of the Act.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Mental Health.

Terrorism (Community Protection) Act 2003

The Act is administered by the Attorney-General, except for:

  • Part 4 (which is administered by the Minister for Police).

Transfer of Land Act 1958

The Act is administered by the Attorney-General, except:

  •  insofar as it relates to the functions of the Registrar of Titles and the management of the Office of Titles (insofar as it relates to those matters, the Act is administered by the Minister for Planning).

Trustee Companies Act 1984

The Act is jointly administered by the Attorney-General with the Treasurer.

Valuation of Land Act 1960

The Attorney-General administers:

  • Divisions 1 and 2 of Part III, Divisions 4 and 5 of Part III where they relate to the determination of appeals by a Land Valuation Division of the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal and Part IV insofar as it relates to the administration of the above provisions.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Planning.

Victims' Charter Act 2006

The Attorney-General administers Section 21 of the Act.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Victim Support.

Victims of Crime Assistance Act 1996

The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister of Victim Support.

Victims of Crime Commissioner Act 2015

The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Attorney-General with the Minister of Victim Support.

Vital State Projects Act 1976

The Attorney-General administers Sections 5-16 of the Act.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Premier.

Workplace Injury Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2013

The Attorney-General administers Division 1 of Part 6 of the Act

The Act is otherwise administered jointly and severally by the Assistant Treasurer and the Minister for Workplace Safety.

Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation

Acts solely administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation

Name of Act
Associations Incorporation Reform Act 2012
Australian Consumer Law and Fair Trading Act 2012
Business Licensing Authority Act 1998
Business Names (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2011
Casino (Management Agreement) Act 1993
Chattel Securities Act 1987
Company Titles (Home Units) Act 2013
Consumer Credit (Victoria) Act 1995
Conveyancers Act 2006
Co-operatives National Law Application Act 2013
Co-operatives National Law (Victoria)
Credit Act 1984
Credit (Administration) Act 1984
Credit (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2010
Estate Agents Act 1980
Fundraising Act 1998
Funerals Act 2006
Goods Act 1958
Liquor Control Reform Act 1998
Motor Car Traders Act 1986
Owners Corporations Act 2006
Partnership Act 1958
Professional Engineers Registration Act 2019
Retirement Villages Act 1986
Rooming House Operations Act 2016
Sale of Land Act 1962
Second-Hand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Act 1989
Sex Work Act 1994
Travel Agents Repeal Act 2014
Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation Act 2011
Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation Act 2011
Warehousemen’s Liens Act 1958

Acts administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation with other ministers

Name of Act Notes regarding administration

Casino Control Act 1991

The Act is administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation, except for:

  • Sections 128H-128L, except section 128K(2) (these provisions are administered by the Minister for Planning)
  • Section 128K(2) (this section is administered by the Assistant Treasurer).

Domestic Building Contracts Act 1995

The Act is administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation, except for:

  • Part 5 (this Part is administered by the Attorney-General).

Gambling Regulation Act 2003

The Act is administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation, except for:

  • Section 2.2.6 (this section is administered by the Minister for Racing)
  • Section 3.4.33 this section is administered by the Treasurer)
  • Division 1A and Division 2 of Part 2 of Chapter 4 (these Divisions are jointly administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation with the Minister for Racing)
  • Section 4.3.12 and 6A.4.2 (these sections are administered by the Treasurer)
  • Part 5 of Chapter 4 (this Part is jointly administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation with the Minister for Racing)
  • Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 10 (this Division is administered by the Treasurer)
  • Part 6A of Chapter 4 (this Part is administered by the Treasurer).

Residential Tenancies Act 1997

The Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation administers the following sections of the Act:

  • Sections 23A-25, 27, 32, 33, 45-48, 74-77, 82, 90, 91, 91A, 102, 102A, 103.104(1), 104(4), 104(5), 104(6), 105(2), 105(3), 124, 128,130-134, 141-142B, 142D-212, 213A-215, 230, 232-234, 241, 277, 289A, 291-327, 329-333, 335-339, 341, 343-366, 273-376, 385, 388, 388A, 390, 390A, 395-398, 399A-439M, 480, 486-499, 501-504 and 505A-510C.

For the following provisions:

  • Section 66(1) is jointly administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation with the Minister for Housing)
  • Section 142C is jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation with the Minister for Housing)
  • Part 12A and section 511 are jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation with the Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers and the Minister for Housing).

The Act is otherwise administered by the Attorney-General, the Minister for Housing and the Minister for Planning.

Subdivision Act 1988

The Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation administers Part 5 and Section 43 (insofar as it relates to Part 5) of the Act.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Planning.

Veterans Act 2005

The Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation administers Part 4 of the Act.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Minister for Veterans.

Minister for Corrections

Acts solely administered by the Minister for Corrections

Name of Act
Community Based Sentences (Transfer) Act 2012
Corrections Act 1986
International Transfer of Prisoners (Victoria) Act 1998
Parole Orders (Transfer) Act 1983
Prisoners (Interstate Transfer) Act 1983

Acts administered by the Minister for Corrections with other ministers

Name of Act Notes regarding administration

Crown Land (Reserves) Act 1978

The Minister of Corrections administers the following sections of the Act:

  • 17B, 17BAA, 17BA, 17CA, 17D, 17DAA, 18A and 18B, insofar as they relate to the exercise of powers in relation to the land as shown as Crown Allotment 15 on Certified Plan 009176 and Crown Allotment 16 on Certified Plan 1, Section B1, Parish of Ararat, lodged with the Central Plan Office

The Act is otherwise administered by the Assistant Treasurer, the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, the Minister for Finance, the Minister for Health, the Minister for Ports and Freight, the Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events and the Premier.

Land Act 1958

The Minister of Corrections administers the following provisions of the Act:

  • In so far as it relates to the exercise of powers relating to leases and licences under Subdivision 1 of Division 9 of Part I in respect of –
    • land identified in Certified Plan 114680-A dated 8 February 1995
    • land shown as Allotment 8B, Section 13 on Certified Plan 116685 and Allotment 4A, Section 17 on Certified Plan 116944 lodged in the Central Plan Office
    • land shown as hatched on the plan numbered LEGL./95-80 lodged in the Central Plan Office

The Act is otherwise administered by the Assistant Treasurer, the Attorney-General, the Minister for Creative Industries, the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, the Minister for Health, the Minister for Ports and Freight, the Minister for Roads and the Premier.

Sentencing Act 1991

The Minister of Corrections jointly administers with the Attorney General:

  • Divisions 3 to 6 of Part 3A of the Act.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Attorney-General, the Minister for Housing, Disability, Ageing and Carers, The Minister for Victim Support and the Minister for Youth Justice. 

Serious Offenders Act 2018

The Minister of Corrections administers the Act except for:

  • Sections 134-135, 153 and 154 (which are jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Corrections with the minister for Victim Support).

Minister for Crime Prevention

Acts administered by the Minister for Crime Prevention with other ministers

Name of Act Notes regarding administration

Confiscation Act 1997

The Minister for Crime Prevention jointly and severally administers with the Attorney-General Section 134 of the Act.

Crime Statistics Act 2014

The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Crime Prevention with the Minister for Police and Emergency Services

Minister for Police and Emergency Services

Acts solely administered by the Minister for Police and Emergency Services

Name of Act
Australian Crime Commission (State Provisions) Act 2003
Control of Weapons Act 1990
Country Fire Authority Act 1958
Emergency Management Act 1986
Emergency Management Act 2013
Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority Act 2004
Firearms Act 1996
Firefighters' Presumptive Rights Compensation and Fire Services Legislation Amendment (Reform) Act 2019
Graffiti Prevention Act 2007
Metropolitan Fire Brigades Act 1958
Private Security Act 2004
Road Safety Camera Commissioner Act 2011
Seamen’s Act 1958
Sex Offenders Registration Act 2004
Unlawful Assemblies and Processions Act 1958
Victoria Police Act 2013
Victoria State Emergency Service Act 2005
Witness Protection Act 1991

Acts administered by the Minister for Police and Emergency Services with other ministers

Name of Act Notes regarding administration

Crime Statistics Act 2014

The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Police and Emergency Services with the the Minister for Crime Prevention.

Major Crime (Investigative Powers) Act 2004

The Minister for Police and Emergency Services jointly administers Part 3 of the Act with the Attorney-General.

The Act is otherwise administered by the the Attorney-General.

Police Assistance Compensation Act 1968 The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Police and Emergency Services with the Minister for Victim Support. 
Police Regulation (Pensions) Act 1958

The Minister for Police and Emergency Services administers the Act, except for Part III, which is administered by the Assistant Treasurer.

Terrorism (Community Protection) Act 2003 

The Minister for Police and Emergency Services administers Part 4 of the Act.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Attorney-General. 

Minister for Victim Support

Acts administered by the Minister for Victim Support with other ministers

Name of Act Notes regarding administration

Children, Youth and Families Act 2005

The Minister for Victim Support administers the Act, except for:

  • Sections 359 and 359A (which are jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Victim Support with the Attorney-General, the Minister for Child Protection and the Minister for Youth Justice).

Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried) Act 1997

The Minister for Victim Support with the Attorney-General jointly and severally administers Sections 38C-38E, 38ZW, 42, 46 and 74 of the Act.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Attorney-General, the Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers, the Minister for Mental Health and the Minister for Youth Justice. 

National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2018 The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Victim Support with the Attorney-General.
Police Assistance Compensation Act 1968 The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Victim Support with the Minister for Police and Emergency Services.
Sentencing Act 1991

The Minister for Victim Support with the Attorney-General jointly and severally administers Division 1C and Section 89F of the Act.

The  Act is otherwise administered by the Attorney-General, the Minister for Corrections, the Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers and the Minister for Youth Justices.

Serious Offenders Act 2018 The Minister for Victim Support with the Minister for Corrections jointly and severally administers Sections 28(2), 134, 135, 153,154. 
Victims' Charter Act 2006

The Minister for Victim Support administers the Act except for Section 21, which is administered by the Attorney-General. 

Victims of Crime Assistance Act 1996 The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Victim Support with the Attorney-General.
Victims Crime Commissioner Act 2015 The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Victim Support with the Attorney-General.

Minister for Workplace Safety

Acts solely administered by the Minister for Workplace Safety

Name of Act
Accident Compensation Act 1985
Accident Compensation (Occupational Health and Safety) Act 1996
Asbestos Diseases Compensation Act 2008
Dangerous Goods Act 1985
Equipment (Public Safety) Act 1994
Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004                                         

Acts administered by the Minister for Workplace Safety with other ministers

Name of Act Notes regarding administration
Workers Compensation Act 1958

The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Workplace Safety with the Assistant Treasurer, except for:

  • Division 8 of Part I (which is administered by the Treasurer).
Workplace Injury Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2013

The Act is jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Workplace Safety with the Assistant Treasurer, except for:

  • Division 1 of Part 6 (this Division is administered by the Attorney-General)
  • Sections 492-495 in so far as they relate to WorkSafe’s budget, financial reporting and management of the WorkCover Authority Fund (in so far as they relate to those matters, these sections are jointly administered with the Assistant Treasurer)
  • Sections 515-518 (these sections are jointly administered with the Assistant Treasurer)

Minister for Youth

Acts solely administered by the Minister for Youth

Name of Act
Girl Guides Association Act 1952                                                 
Scout Association Act 1932

Minister for Youth Justice

Acts administered by the Minister for Youth Justice with other ministers

Name of Act Notes regarding administration

Bail Act 1977

The Minister for Youth Justice jointly and severally administers Section 3B of the Act with the Attorney-General.

Otherwise the Act is administered by the Attorney-General.

Children, Youth and Act 2005

The Minister for Youth Justice jointly and severally administers the Act with the Attorney-General and the Minister for Child Protection, except for:

  • Chapters 3 and 4 (which are jointly and severally administered by the Attorney-General and the Minister for Child Protection
  • Sections 359 and 359A (which are jointly and severally administered by the Minister for Youth Justice with the Attorney-General and the Minister for Child Protection and the Minister for Victim Support).
Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried) Act 1997

The Minister for Youth Justice jointly administers Part 5A of the Act with the Attorney-General, the Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers and the Minister for Mental Health).

The Act is otherwise administered jointly and severally by the Attorney-General, the Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers, the Minister for Mental Health and the Minister for Victim Support.

Sentencing Act 1991

The Minister for Youth Justice jointly administers Subdivision 4 of Division 2 of Part 3 of the Act with the Attorney-General.

The Act is otherwise administered by the Attorney-General, the Minister for Correction, the Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers and the Minister for Victim Support.