The Victims Advisory Board is established under the Victims Rights and Support Act 2013. Its functions are:
The Commissioner of Victims Rights chairs the Victims Advisory Board, which is comprised of representatives from government and the community appointed by the Attorney General.
NSW Government agency representatives are appointed from the Department of Communities and Justice, Legal Aid NSW, NSW Police Force and Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions.
The community members are:
29 Sep 2021
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.