Youth Justice Advisory Committee

The functions of the Youth Justice Advisory Committee (YJAC) are set out in section 204 of the Youth Justice Act 2005 and are a follows:

  • monitors and evaluates the administration and operation of the Act
  • to advise the minister on issues relevant to the administration of youth justice, including the planning, development, integration and implementation of government policies and programs concerning youth
  • to collect, analyse and provide to the Minister information relating to issues and policies concerning youth justice
  • any other functions imposed by the Act, and
  • any other functions as directed by the minister.

Territory Families, Housing and Communities provides secretariat support to YJAC.


Ms Aymie Bates
Project Officer, Youth Justice
Phone: 08 8999 2841

Last updated: 03 August 2022

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