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The Department of the Attorney General and the Western Australian community benefit from the invaluable support of volunteers.

You can also download the Department's Policy and Guidelines for the Engagement and Management of Volunteers, which reflects volunteer issues specific to the Department and provides a uniform standard for volunteer management throughout the Department.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please contact one of the volunteer coordinators listed below.

Victim Support Services

Volunteers provide support and information to victims of crime such as:

  • contacting recent victims of crime
  • helping people become familiar with court procedures
  • offering court support to victims, witnesses and their families or
  • assisting people applying for violence restraining orders.

Volunteer coordinator:
Telephone: (08) 9425 2850.

Justices of the Peace

Justices of the peace undertake a range of administrative duties in the community including swearing, affirming and declaring documents. At many centres throughout the State, JPs are required to perform judicial duties, including presiding in the Magistrates Court.

Manager Justice of the Peace Branch: Tom Millward
Telephone: (08) 9425 2827.

Last updated: 22-Aug-2016

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