The Justice and Community Safety (JACS) Directorate is committed to giving the community greater access to government information.

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You can locate an ACT Justice of the Peace in a number of ways.


The legislation register is an authorised electronic statute book that provides the community with free and quick access to ACT legislation and related information.


All feedback submissions via any of the Access Canberra facilities – phone, online, over the counter, or in writing, are directed to the Directorate.

News and announcements

The Minister for Police and Emergency Services Mick Gentleman has declared a firearms amnesty in the ACT, commencing on 1 July 2021.  More information can be found at the National Firearms Amnesty we
For most people, a walk in nature has the power to bring a sense of calm and stillness into a busy mind. For Jaimie Vincent, a Wiradjuri woman, spending time ‘on country’ with members of her mob is i
As a proud Wiradjuri woman, Jaimie Vincent draws strength from regularly connecting with country. “Drawing on nature and the people that have walked before me to guide me back to a grounded and confi