Human rights audits
The Human Rights Commissioner’s role is to review the effect of Territory laws on human rights and report in writing to the Attorney-General. The Commission also advises the Attorney-General on anything relevant to the operation of the Acts.
The Commission has completed four human rights audits. Please contact us for printed copies of these or alternative formats:
- Treatment of Women (PDF 2MB) at the Alexander Maconochie Centre (DOC 8MB version), tabled 15 May 2014.
A copy of the ACT Government’s response is on the Justice Directorate’s website here.
- Bimberi Youth Justice Centre (as part of the Commission’s Review of the ACT Youth Justice System 2011).Bimberi Review – Full Report (PDF 11MB)
- Operation of ACT Correctional Facilities under Corrections Legislation (DOC 1MB, PDF 1MB), 21 August 2007.
- The Human Rights Audit of Quamby Youth Detention Centre, 30 June 2005