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 ACT Government is investing more than $132 million to develop and implement evidence‑based programs focused on rehabilitation and reintegration, addressing the root causes of recidivism. Recidivi
To help support residential tenants and landlords resolve disputes arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic, the ACT has expanded the Residential Tenancy Mediation Service to include a new drop-in service