Background information regarding the handling of complaints under the Honorary Justices Act 2014 (the Act) against bail justices and justices of the peace (honorary justices).
Outlines all those matters that are not covered in the Guideline on the handling of complaints against honorary justices.
Definitions for the purpose of this guideline.
The Department of Justice and Community Safety is committed to resolving complaints fairly.
How the Department of Justice and Community Safety resolves complaints.
How a complaint must be made to the Honorary Justice Office
Details of Category A and B complaints against honorary justices
Different procedure used for complaints against retired honorary justices who have been permitted to continue to use their title
Describes the circumstances under which an honorary justice may be suspended.
Final section of the guideline, includes about the report of the investigation and what occurs after findings are made.
Updated 5 June 2023