The Corrective Services Act 2006 commenced on 28 August 2006. The Act is based on the principles of providing for the safe and humane containment, supervision and rehabilitation of prisoners and ensuring the safety of the community and the staff who work in the correctional system.
The Corrective Services Act 2006 and Corrective Services Regulation 2006 are administered by Queensland Corrective Services on behalf of the Minister.
Links to other legislation which may impact on the business of Corrective Services are provided below:
There have been recent amendments to the Corrective Services and discussion of these recent amendments can be accessed below.
Last updated: 15 September 2010