Commissioner for Victims Rights
|Type:||NGO working on Crime|
|Address:||Commissioner for Victims’ Rights, GPO Box 464 Adelaide SA 5001|
Other:'Human Rights, Rule of Law'
||The Commissioner has the following functions:
(a) to marshal available government resources so they can be applied for the benefit of victims in the most efficient and effective way;
(b) to assist victims in their dealings with prosecution authorities and other government agencies;
(c) to monitor and review the effect of the law and of court practices and procedures on victims;
(d) to carry out other functions related to the objects of this Act assigned by the Attorney General;
(e) if another Act authorizes or requires the Commissioner to make submissions in any proceedings—to make such submissions (either personally or through counsel);
(f) to carry out any other functions assigned under other Acts.