Open Access Information

Open access information includes the DPP’s policy documents and the disclosure log.  Under the Freedom of Information Act 2016, open access information is freely available, except in certain circumstances.

The DPP makes its open access information available by placing it on this website.

The major policy document of the DPP is the Prosecution Policy of the Australian Capital Territory which is available separately on this website.

Under various pieces of legislation, the DPP has a function to consent or agree to certain proceedings.  The DPP has policy documents which set out the principles to be applied in relation to these functions. These can be accessed here.

The DPP has also issued a policy in relation to proceedings under the Confiscation of Criminal Assets Act 2003.  That too can be accessed here