Get policy and legal advice

The Department of Justice and Attorney-General's Strategic Policy and Legal Services business unit provides government departments with:

  • policy advice
  • legal advice and support
  • community consultation.


  • lead and promote developing and implementing legal services policy and practice across government
  • ensure government obligations are fulfilled for protecting and accessing personal information in accordance with the Right to Information Act 2009 and Information Privacy Act 2009
  • oversee the appropriate conduct of lawyers, law practices, and their employees.