Welcome to the Victorian Law Reform Commission

The Victorian Law Reform Commission is an independent, government-funded organisation that develops, reviews and recommends reform of Victoria's state laws. The Commission has a charter to consult with the community and advise the Attorney-General on how to improve and update Victorian laws.


VLRC presentation

Request a presentation on law reform 

The VLRC visits schools and community groups to make presentations about law reform and the role of the VLRC. This is a free service. Request a speaker

Contempt of court consultation paper online now

The Commission is reviewing the law of contempt of court, and the Judicial Proceedings Reports Act 1958. View the consultation paper.

Make an online submission here.

The Commission's Review of the Victims of Crime Assistance Act 1996 was tabled in the Victorian Parliament on 19 September 2018. Download the Victims of Crime Assistance Act report.

Media release: VLRC recommends a new scheme to support victims of crime

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