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The former Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) and the NSW Department of Justice (DoJ) merged on 1 July 2019.
The Department is now known as the Department of Communities and Justice and has a new ABN to be used by all vendors and suppliers.
The new ABN for the Department of Communities and Justice replaces ABNs for the former FACS and DoJ.
There is no change for Corrective Services or Corrective Services Industries.
Suppliers should please ensure the details they hold for the former departments are updated to reflect the new Department of Communities and Justice details.
Invoices must accurately reflect the new details of the Department of Communities and Justice and suppliers or vendors are requested to please follow the instructions provided on Purchase Orders you receive from us.
The new ABN for the Department of Communities and Justice is 36 433 875 185.
Full details of the ABN can be found at the Australian Business Register.
There is no change to where you send your invoice, please follow the instructions on Purchase Orders received from Department of Communities and Justice.
Existing contracts remain valid. The change in name of the Department is effected through administrative orders and no other amendment or novation is required.
The changes take effect immediately but should appear on all Purchase Orders from 30 October 2019. Please update your records by this date.
If you need further information please refer to the Q&A factsheet (PDF , 216.5 KB) or contact your representative as noted on your Purchase Order.
27 Apr 2022
We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the First Nations Peoples of NSW and pay our respects to Elders past, present, and future.
Informed by lessons of the past, Department of Communities and Justice is improving how we work with Aboriginal people and communities. We listen and learn from the knowledge, strength and resilience of Stolen Generations Survivors, Aboriginal Elders and Aboriginal communities.
You can access our apology to the Stolen Generations.