The Women’s Safety and Justice Taskforce (the Taskforce) is an independent taskforce established to examine: coercive control and the need for a specific offence of commit domestic violence; and the experience of women across the criminal justice system.
The Taskforce is collecting your personal information in this form, including information about your experiences, work, and opinions, to inform the Taskforce’s review. Your name and contact details (if you choose to provide them) may be used to update you about the work of the Taskforce including any further opportunities to participate.
You do not have to disclose any information you don’t want to. The form gives you the option of providing an anonymous submission and asks you about how you would like your information treated. We will only use your information in the way that you agree to. However, in line with our legal obligations, we may need to disclose, or keep confidential, certain information. For instance, if your submission discloses immediate or imminent harm to a person, we may be obliged to refer the matter to police.
The information you provide in this form will be disclosed to the Taskforce and the Taskforce Secretariat provided by the Department of Justice and Attorney-General and will be managed in accordance with the Information Privacy Act 2009.