Minister: Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services
Agency: Queensland Corrective Services


Corrective Services Act 2006 No. 29

Effective Date Publication Date Amendments Included Notes
01 June 2006
07 July 2006
28 August 2006 2000 Act No. 5(amd 2006 Act No. 26)2006 Act No. 41
10 November 2006 2006 Act No. 45
28 September 2007 2007 Act No. 37
07 November 2008 2008 Act No. 53
01 December 2008 2008 Act No. 55
01 July 2009 2009 Act No. 13
21 September 2009 2009 Act No. 30
02 November 2009 2009 Act No. 25
01 December 2009 2009 Act No. 242009 Act No. 35
29 March 2010 2009 Act No. 34
01 July 2010 2010 Act No. 14
01 November 2010 2010 Act No. 37
01 January 2011 2010 Act No. 38
23 February 2012 2011 Act No. 46
27 June 2012 2012 Act No. 12
19 July 2012 2012 Act No. 14
29 August 2012 2012 Act No. 19
01 February 2013 2012 Act No. 40
29 April 2013 2013 Act No. 142013 Act No. 15
01 July 2013 2013 Act No. 29

RA s 44

13 August 2013 2013 Act No. 31
29 August 2013 2013 Act No. 35
23 September 2013 2013 Act No. 39
27 November 2013 2013 Act No. 64
01 July 2014 2014 Act No. 212014 Act No. 26

RA ss 43, 44A

05 September 2014 07 April 2016 2014 Act No. 42

RA s 44A

22 March 2016 18 May 2016 2015 Act No. 33
05 May 2016 01 June 2016 2016 Act No. 19
01 July 2016 06 July 2016 2016 Act No. 39
29 August 2016 16 September 2016 2016 Act No. 42
23 September 2016 24 October 2016 2016 Act No. 50
09 December 2016 16 December 2016 2016 Act No. 62
05 March 2017 07 March 2017 2016 Act No. 5
30 March 2017 12 April 2017 2017 Act No. 9

RA s 27

26 May 2017 29 May 2017 2017 Act No. 15
30 May 2017 30 May 2017 2016 Act No. 51

RA s 35

05 June 2017 15 June 2017 2017 Act No. 17
01 July 2017 05 July 2017 2017 Act No. 8
03 July 2017 14 July 2017 2017 Act No. 15
25 August 2017 29 August 2017 2017 Act No. 23
12 February 2018 24 January 2018 2016 Act No. 58
04 July 2018 06 July 2018

prov exp 3 July 2018

20 September 2018 24 September 2018 2018 Act No. 20
01 December 2018 10 January 2019 2017 Act No. 32
11 April 2019 12 April 2019 2019 Act No. 10
01 July 2019 30 July 2019 2019 Act No. 5

Corrective Services Act 2006 No. 29

date of assent 01 June 2006

ss 1–2, ch 7 pt 8 commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (1))

s 472 commenced 7 July 2006 (2006 SL No. 181)

remaining provisions commenced 28 August 2006 (2006 SL No. 213)

Police Powers and Responsibilities Act 2000 No. 5 s 810 sch 4 (prev s 459A sch 3A) (this Act is amended, see amending legislation below)

date of assent 23 March 2000

ss 1–2, 373–377, sch 2 commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (2))

s 211 commenced 24 March 2001 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA (2))

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2000 (see s 2 (1), (3) and 2000 SL No. 174)

Amending legislation

Police Powers and Responsibilities and Other Acts Amendment Act 2006 No. 26 ss 1–2, 84, 86 (amends 2000 No. 5 above)

date of assent 01 June 2006

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 21 July 2006 (2006 SL No. 185)

Crime and Misconduct and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2006 No. 41 pts 1, 2A

date of assent 11 August 2006

commenced on date of assent (see s 2)

Criminal Code (Drink Spiking) and Other Acts Amendment Act 2006 No. 45 pts 1, 3

date of assent 10 November 2006

commenced on date of assent

Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2007 No. 37 pts 1, 7

date of assent 29 August 2007

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 28 September 2007 (2007 SL No. 241)

Corrective Services and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2008 No. 53 pts 1–2

date of assent 23 October 2008

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 7 November 2008 (2008 SL No. 363)

Criminal Code and Other Acts Amendment Act 2008 No. 55 ss 1–2, 150 sch

date of assent 23 October 2008

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 2008 (2008 SL No. 386)

Right to Information Act 2009 No. 13 ss 1–2, 213 sch 5

date of assent 12 June 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2009 (2009 SL No. 132)

Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (Jurisdiction Provisions) Amendment Act 2009 No. 24 ss 1–2, ch 3 pt 2

date of assent 26 June 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 2009 (2009 SL No. 252)

Criminal Code and Other Legislation (Misconduct, Breaches of Discipline and Public Sector Ethics) Amendment Act 2009 No. 25 pt 1, s 83 sch

date of assent 11 August 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 2 November 2009 (2009 SL No. 241)

Corrective Services and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2009 No. 30 pts 1–2, s 3 sch

date of assent 26 August 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 21 September 2009 (2009 SL No. 198)

Juvenile Justice and Other Acts Amendment Act 2009 No. 34 ss 1, 2(2), 45(1) sch pt 1 amdt 11

date of assent 17 September 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 29 March 2010 (2010 SL No. 37)

Victims of Crime Assistance Act 2009 No. 35 ss 1–2, ch 7 pt 1

date of assent 17 September 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 2009 (2009 SL No. 277)

Health Legislation (Health Practitioner Regulation National Law) Amendment Act 2010 No. 14 pt 1, s 124 sch

date of assent 21 April 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2010 (see s 2)

Integrity Reform (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2010 No. 37 ss 1–2, 177 sch

date of assent 20 September 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 November 2009 (2010 SL No. 303)

Public Interest Disclosure Act 2010 No. 38 ss 1–2, 78 sch 3

date of assent 20 September 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 January 2011 (2010 SL No. 305)

Civil Partnerships Act 2011 No. 46 ss 1–2, pt 6 div 6

date of assent 06 December 2011

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 23 February 2012 (2012 SL No. 15)

Civil Partnerships and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2012 No. 12 pts 1, 6

date of assent 27 June 2012

commenced on date of assent

Criminal Law (Two Strike Child Sex Offenders) Amendment Act 2012 No. 14 pts 1–2

date of assent 19 July 2012

commenced on date of assent

Criminal Law Amendment Act 2012 No. 19 pts 1, 3

date of assent 29 August 2012

commenced on date of assent

Weapons and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2012 No. 40 ss 1–2(1), pt 2

date of assent 11 December 2012

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 February 2013 (see s 2 (1))

Criminal Law (Child Exploitation and Dangerous Drugs) Amendment Act 2013 No. 14 ss 1, 54 sch

date of assent 29 April 2013

commenced on date of assent

Police Powers and Responsibilities (Motor Vehicle Impoundment) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 15 s 1, pt 3

date of assent 29 April 2013

commenced on date of assent

Industrial Relations (Transparency and Accountability of Industrial Organisations) and Other Acts Amendment Act 2013 No. 29 ss 1, 2(2), pt 2C

date of assent 20 June 2013

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2013 (see s 2 (2))

Criminal Law and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 31 s 1, pt 3

date of assent 13 August 2013

commenced on date of assent

Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 35 s 1, pt 11A

date of assent 29 August 2013

commenced on date of assent

Treasury and Trade and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 39 ss 1, 109 sch 2

date of assent 23 September 2013

commenced on date of assent

Criminal Law (Criminal Organisations Disruption) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 64 ss 1–2(1)(a), pt 3

date of assent 27 November 2013

commenced on date of assent

Crime and Misconduct and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2014 No. 21 ss 1, 2(2), 94(2) sch 2

date of assent 21 May 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2014 (2014 SL No. 107)

Public Guardian Act 2014 No. 26 ss 1–2(1), ch 8 pt 4

date of assent 28 May 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

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

Safe Night Out Legislation Amendment Act 2014 No. 42 ss 1, 2(2), pt 3

date of assent 05 September 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (2))

Relationships (Civil Partnerships) and Other Acts Amendment Act 2015 No. 33

date of assent 17 December 2015

ss 1–2 comm on date of assent

pts 1–6, s 52 sch 1 comm 22 March 2016 (2016 SL No. 14)

Mental Health Act 2016 No. 5

date of assent 04 March 2016

ch 1 pt 1 hdgs, ss 3—4, pts 2–4, chs 2—21 schs 1—4 comm 5 March 2017 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA(2))

Crime and Corruption Amendment Act 2016 No. 19

date of assent 05 May 2016

comm on date of assent

Youth Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 2016 No. 39

date of assent 27 June 2016

ss 1–1A comm on date of assent

pts 2–4, s 37 sch 1 comm 1 July 2016 immediately after the comm of the Youth Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 2016 (see s 2)

Counter-Terrorism and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No. 42

date of assent 29 August 2016

comm on date of assent

Health and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No. 50

date of assent 23 September 2016

pts 1–6 sch 1 comm on date of assent

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)

Youth Justice and Other Legislation (Inclusion of 17-year-old Persons) Amendment Act 2016 No. 58

date of assent 11 November 2016

pt 2–3, sch 1 comm 12 February 2018 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA(2) (2017 SL No. 189 s 2))

Serious and Organised Crime Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No. 62

date of assent 09 December 2016

pts 1–6, 7 divs 1–2, pts 8–16, 19–20, 21 divs 1–2, pts 23–27, ss 395396(1)–(3), pts 29, 30 divs 1–2, pts 31–37, sch 1 pt 1, sch 2 comm on date of assent

Bail (Domestic Violence) and Another Act Amendment Act 2017 No. 9

date of assent 30 March 2017

pt 1, pt 2 hdg, ss 2, 5, 6(1), (3)-(4), 7–9A, pt 3 comm on date of assent

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

date of assent 30 March 2017

pt 3 hdg, ss 6, 8, pts 4–6, s 101 sch 1 amdts of Corrective Services Act 2006, Evidence Act 1977, Penalties and Sentences Act 1992, Recording of Evidence Regulation 2008, Victims of Crime Assistance Act 2009 and Youth Justice Act 1992 comm 1 July 2017 (2017 SL No. 101)

Corrective Services (Parole Board) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2017 No. 15

date of assent 26 May 2017

ss 12, 6–8 comm on date of assent (see s 2)

pt 2 hdg, ss 35, 9–15, pts 3–4, s 24 sch 1 comm 3 July 2017 (2017 SL No. 93)

Court and Civil Legislation Amendment Act 2017 No. 17

date of assent 05 June 2017

pts 1, 3–16, 17 (except ss 149151, 153, 155), 18–23, 24 (except s 203), 25–26, 27 (except s 220), 28–34, sch 1 comm on date of assent

Corrective Services (No Body, No Parole) Amendment Act 2017 No. 23

date of assent 25 August 2017

comm on date of assent

Health Practitioner Regulation National Law and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2017 No. 32

date of assent 13 September 2017

ss 4 (2), (4), (6)–(7), 5–7, 13–15, 27, 30 (2)–(3), 31, 40–42, 44–49, 51, 52 (to the extent it ins ss 320, 322–323), 53–54, 57 (1)–(3), 78 (2), pts 4–5, sch 1 comm 1 December 2018 (2018 SL No. 175) (proposed commencement 14 September 2019 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA (2)(2018 SL No. 129))

Police Powers and Responsibilities and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2018 No. 20

date of assent 20 September 2018

pts 1–6, 7 (other than s 22), 8–11 comm on date of assent

Human Rights Act 2019 No. 5

date of assent 07 March 2019

ss 3, 6, pt 4 div 1 (other than s 61(a),(c), (g), (i)), ss 104105, pt 6 (other than s 108), pt 7 (other than div 1, ss 113, 126, div 7, ss 160, 168, divs 22–23), sch 1 comm 1 July 2019 (2019 SL No. 97)

pts 1 (other than ss 13, 6), 2–3, s 61(a), (c), (g), (i)), pt 4 divs 23, pt 5 (other than ss 104105), s 108, pt 7 div 1, ss 113, 126, pt 7 div 7, ss 160, 168, pt 7 div 2223 comm 1 January 2020 (2019 SL No. 224)

Justice Legislation (Links to Terrorist Activity) Amendment Act 2019 No. 10

date of assent 11 April 2019

comm on date of assent

Medicines and Poisons Act 2019 No. 26

date of assent 26 September 2019

chs 1 (other than pt 1), 2–9, schs 1–2 not yet proclaimed into force (see s 2)

Corrective Services Act 2006