Latest Home Affairs News

Applications for new Indigenous Justice Research Program are now open
New program to fund research into Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander criminal justice
New settlement support package for recent arrivals from Afghanistan
ACT Pre-Disaster Season Briefing
New plan to protect Australians against ransomware
Three counter terrorism sentences handed down in one day – one an Australian first
Sydney man sentenced to three years’ jail for multiple child abuse-related offences
South Australia joins National Cooperative Scheme on Unexplained Wealth
Finalisation of Regional Resettlement Arrangement
NSW police lay charges over sexual assault of two teenage girls
Australia needs Minister for Intelligence: expert
Australian Government continuing to act on recommendations from National Natural Disaster Royal Commission
Money launderer forfeits $1.8 million to Commonwealth
Darwin man charged for importing 30kgs of an illicit substance
Tasmania pre-disaster season briefing
PJCIS to scrutinise relisting of Hamas’ Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades as terrorist organisation
New visa program green light for worker exploitation
NSW pre-disaster season briefing
First Ironside multi-million cash forfeiture
New agreement to secure our region from maritime people smuggling
Ministry 18 December
Cabinet reshuffle delivers continuity
Large air tanker boosts WA aerial firefighting capability
Have a very merry Aussie Christmas
Disaster assistance following storms and floods in NSW
Minister Littleproud urges residents to stay alert and heed warnings in flash flooding events
Getting a better deal for Australia from business and investment visas
Office of Special Investigator
Australia announces new Consul-General in Lae
Noodles chain faces investigation
New Operation Sovereign Borders commander appointed
Third annual progress report on implementation of Child Abuse Royal Commission’s recommendations
Illegal cockfighting syndicate dismantled; 35 detained and 71 chickens seized, NSW
$50 million National Flood Infrastructure Initiative Building on Resilience
Kiwis are Good to Go
Bushfire recovery grants extended to support farmers and small business in Victoria
Legislative reforms to enhance access to English language tuition
Statement on strengthening Australia’s resilience to natural disaster
Intelligence Committee to inquire into extremist movements and radicalism in Australia
$10 million package to improve roads at Northern edge
Government launches key initiatives to eradicate modern slavery
Committee to review Identify and Disrupt Bill
Local recovery support services extended to support bushfire families until end of 2021
NSW man charged over 200kg meth importation into Melbourne
Winners of 2020 Resilient Australia Awards
Government response to Comprehensive Review into Intelligence Legislation
Immigration detention concerns deepen
Austrade regional market update on impact of COVID-19 2 December