Chief Magistrate's Family Violence Taskforce

Our role

To provide a link to Government for critical, strategic, and cross-sector advice on issues related to justice and family violence.

The Taskforce involves key justice sector stakeholders to co-design a broader response to implementing the Royal Commission's recommendations.


  • Magistrates’ Court of Victoria
  • Children’s Court of Victoria
  • Coroners Court of Victoria
  • Family Court of Australia
  • Federal Circuit Court of Australia
  • Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention and Legal Service
  • Commission for Children and Young People
  • Commonwealth Attorney-General’s Department
  • Corrections Victoria
  • Court Network
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Department of Justice and Regulation
  • Domestic Violence Resource Centre
  • Domestic Violence Victoria
  • Federation of Community Legal Centres
  • In Touch Multicultural Centre Against Family Violence
  • Law Institute of Victoria (Family Law Section)
  • Law Institute of Victoria (Criminal Law Section)
  • No to Violence (includes Men’s Referral Service)
  • RMIT (Centre for Innovative Justice)
  • Victorian Bar (Family Law Bar Association)
  • Victorian Bar (Criminal Bar Association)
  • Victoria Legal Aid
  • Victoria Police (Family Violence Command)
  • Women with Disabilities Victoria
  • Women’s Legal Service Victoria
  • Victim Survivors’ Advisory Council

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Reviewed 27 June 2019

Family violence reform

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