Read the department’s latest coronavirus news
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Coronavirus: social visits to NSW Prisons temporarily suspended opens in new window
Social visits at all NSW Prisons have been temporarily suspended from Tuesday 17 March 2020 - Sunday 22 March 2020 (inclusive).
COVID-19 Emergency laws introduced to parliament to boost community safety
Last published on 24 Mar 2020 in Media Releases
The NSW Government will introduce an emergency Bill to Parliament comprising a broad range of amendments to existing laws to help combat the spread of COVID-19.
COVID-19 funding to boost domestic violence support
Last published on 26 May 2020 in Media Releases
Domestic violence victim-survivors will have more vital help available during the COVID-19 pandemic, with the NSW and Federal Governments today investing more than $21 million to boost frontline services and other supports.
Domestic violence support during COVID-19 crisis
Last published on 31 Mar 2020 in Media Releases
Police and domestic violence frontline services remain at the ready to support victims and their families to respond to the coronavirus threat.
Further update on Children's Court arrangements
Last published on 25 Mar 2020 in Media Statements
The Children’s Court has updated its arrangements following the latest directives from the Federal and State Governments about mitigating the risk of COVID-19.
Further update on Local Court arrangements
Last published on 24 Mar 2020 in Media Statements
The Local Court has adapted its arrangements in response to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic and government guidelines to limit the impact of the virus.
NSW prisons working to minimise risks for COVID-19
Last published on 26 Mar 2020 in Media Releases
Corrective Services NSW has established a Central Command Post to coordinate its efforts in minimising the Coronavirus risk for staff and inmates.
Stronger Communities Cluster response to the COVID-19 public health emergency
Last published on 26 Mar 2020 in News
The NSW Government is taking action to respond to the public health emergency caused by COVID-19.
Update on Children's Court arrangements
Last published on 19 Mar 2020 in Media Statements
The Children’s Court of NSW is working hard to reduce the risks associated with the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
Update on court arrangements regarding coronavirus
Last published on 15 Mar 2020 in Media Releases
I support the changes being implemented by NSW courts to minimise the spread of coronavirus, while keeping the courts as operational as possible.