Current Consultations

Consultation on changes to Norfolk Island laws

Traffic Laws in Norfolk Island

Potential changes to the Traffic Act 2010 (NI) have been identified to improve its operation and to better align certain traffic rules in Norfolk Island with the rest of Australia.

A consultation paper, which explains the proposed changes and invites the community to comment, is available at PDF: 852 KB ReadSpeaker or in hard copy at the Office of the Administrator.

The Department invites your comments on the changes proposed in this paper by Friday 21 June 2019. You can make comments in writing to NI_Legislation@infrastructure.gov.au or to GPO Box 594, Canberra ACT 2601.

Land Valuation Act

Potential changes to the Land Valuation Act 2012 (NI) have been identified to improve its operation.

A consultation paper which explains the proposed changes and invites the community to comment is available at PDF: 858 KB ReadSpeaker.

Please send your written comments by Sunday 2 June 2019 to NI_Legislation@infrastructure.gov.au.

Criminal Laws

Changes are also proposed to various Norfolk Island criminal laws to enhance legal protections and access to justice for the community.

A consultation paper which explains the proposed changes and invites the community to comment is available at PDF: 777 KB ReadSpeaker.

Please send your written comments by Sunday 2 June 2019 to NI_Legislation@infrastructure.gov.au.

Consultation paper submissions

The Department intends to publish all submissions to the consultation papers, unless a request is made for a submission to be kept confidential or a submission contains other information that is not suitable for publishing.