The Commission has released an Investigation Report into the Bimberi Youth Detention CentreRead More
The ACT Human Rights Commission promotes the human rights and welfare of all people living in the ACT. Respect and protection of human rights underpins all our work.
The role of the Commission is to:
Our new client services charter is about how we must treat our clients. It also explains to our clients what they can do to help us treat them well. In late 2019, we put the draft charter on the government’s.. Read More
The Commission’s current social inclusion plan (2019-22) broadens our commitment to creating an inclusive community that respects and realises everyone’s rights. Previous disability action plans.. Read More
The Commission is closed from 3pm 24 December until 9am, Thursday 2 January. For assistance during this time, contact: Lifeline (24 hours), Ph 13 11 14 1800 Respect, sexual assault, domestic violence &.. Read More
Australian attorneys-general were urged to act to stop children as young as 10 from being incarcerated in juvenile detention. A forum on raising the age of criminal responsibility heard that Australia.. Read More