Minister: Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence
Agency: Department of Child Safety, Youth and Women


Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act 2012 No. 5

Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act 2012 No. 5

date of assent 17 February 2012

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 17 September 2012 (see s 2)

Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act 2012 No. 5 ss 1–2, 230 sch 1 pt 1

date of assent 17 February 2012

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 17 September 2012 (see s 2)

Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 35 ss 1, 2(b), pt 15

date of assent 29 August 2013

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 28 February 2015 (2014 SL No. 321)

Treasury and Trade and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 39 ss 1, 111 sch 4

date of assent 23 September 2013

commenced on date of assent

Public Guardian Act 2014 No. 26 ss 1–2(1), ch 8 pt 7

date of assent 28 May 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2014 (see s 2 (1))

Criminal Law (Domestic Violence) Amendment Act 2015 No. 17 s 1, pt 3

date of assent 22 October 2015

commenced on date of assent

Domestic and Family Violence Protection and Another Act Amendment Act 2015 No. 34

date of assent 17 December 2015

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

pt 2 commenced 29 January 2016 (2016 SL No. 4)

Domestic and Family Violence Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No. 51

date of assent 20 October 2016

pt 2, divs 1–2, ss 6264, 65(2) (to the extent it ins the defs police protection notice and release conditions), (3), ss 6671, 72(2) (to the extent it ins the def release conditions), 73 sch 1(entries for Corrective Services Act 2006, Dispute Resolution Centres Act 1990, Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act 2012 and Police Powers and Responsibilities Act 2000) comm 30 May 2017 (2017 SL No. 48)

pt 2 div 3, ss 71(1), (2) (to the extent it ins defs interstate domestic violence order and police protection notice), 72(1), (2) (to the extent it ins defs interstate domestic violence order and police protection notice), 73 sch 1 (entries for Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 2003, Explosives Act 1999 and Tow Truck Act 1973) comm 25 November 2017 (2017 SL No. 184)

Victims of Crime Assistance and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2017 No. 8

date of assent 30 March 2017

pt 2, ss 7, 9, 10, 101 sch 1 amdts of Bail Act 1980, Criminal Code, Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act 2012 and Justices Act 1886 comm 1 December 2017 (2017 SL No. 215)

Police Powers and Responsibilities and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act 2012

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Assent: 17 February 2012 PDF icon Act 2012, No. 5

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