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News and announcements

12 Apr 2024

Improvements to victim support in ACT criminal justice system

The ACT Government has introduced legal reform to support victims and make the Territory’s criminal justice system fairer.

09 Apr 2024

ACT Government delivers on national reforms to improve rental rights and implements national fundraising principles

The ACT Government has introduced legal reforms to strengthen tenants’ rights and remove regulatory barriers for charities and recruitment companies.

27 Mar 2024

Playgroup for parents to maintain vital family relationships

ACT Corrective Services (ACTCS), together with SHINE for Kids, have launched its first-ever playgroup for parents in custody at the Alexander Maconochie Centre (AMC).

22 Mar 2024

Canberra clubs encouraged to reduce number of gaming machines

The ACT Government has extended its voluntary surrender program for gaming machines for another year, supporting the reduction of gaming machines in Canberra clubs.