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Appointment of Chief Executive Officer of Legal Aid Queensland
Section 41 of the Legal Aid Queensland Act 1997 (the Act) establishes Legal Aid Queensland (LAQ). The main functions of LAQ, as provided for in the Act are to: ensure legal assistance is given to persons in the most effective, economic, commercial and efficient way; manage its resources so as to make legal assistance available at a reasonable cost to the community and on an equitable basis throug

Appointments to Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Council
In November 2019, the Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Council was established to support the Queensland Government’s Third Action Plan (2019–20 to 2021–22) under its Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Strategy 2016–2026. The prevention of domestic and family violence and holding perpetrators to account is a priority for the Queensland Government. The Third Action Plan has set a new di

Pacific Labour Scheme and Seasonal Worker Programme in Queensland
Queensland’s agribusiness and commercial fisheries are heavily reliant on seasonal workers. The Queensland horticulture sector alone needs, on average, between 15,000 and 17,000 casual and contract full time equivalent (FTE) workers each month during a good season. In a typical year, visa holders may provide up to 40% of farm labour. A shortage of seasonal farm workers has been developing since in