About ACT Human Rights Commission

The ACT Human Rights Commission’s role is to resolve complaints and promote rights. We:

  • provide an independent, fair and accessible process for resolving individual complaints
  • promote service improvement
  • promote the human rights and welfare of people
  • improve understanding of the laws that we work with

The ACT Human Rights Commission includes the following statutory office holders:

  • President
  • Children & Young People Commissioner
  • Public Advocate
  • Disability & Community Services Commissioner
  • Discrimination Commissioner
  • Health Services Commissioner
  • Human Rights Commissioner
  • Victims of Crime Commissioner