Five years ago on 29 March 2016, the Victorian Government received the report of Australia’s first Royal Commission into Family Violence and committed to implementing to all 227 recommendations.
Check out the media release from the Victorian Government to read about the significant improvements made in the way they work and share information about family violence risk, and provide the community with more coordinated access to help and support through initiatives such as the
On 4 June 2020, the House Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs adopted an inquiry into family, domestic and sexual violence. The inquiry was referred by the Minister for Women, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, and the Minister for Families and Social Services, Senator the Hon Anne Ruston. The Committee published its report on 1 April 2021. The Committee thanks the many organisations and individuals who contributed evidence throughout the inquiry. In particular,