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The Charter of Victims Rights (the Charter) sets out how victims are to be treated in NSW.
The Charter outlines 18 rights, including your right to:
If you are a victim of crime, you have rights under the Charter.
Download the 18 rights under the Charter. (PDF , 80.4 KB)
You can also view this online.
17 Oct 2023
We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the First Nations Peoples of NSW and pay our respects to Elders past, present, and future.
Informed by lessons of the past, Department of Communities and Justice is improving how we work with Aboriginal people and communities. We listen and learn from the knowledge, strength and resilience of Stolen Generations Survivors, Aboriginal Elders and Aboriginal communities.
You can access our apology to the Stolen Generations.