Our Department administers 19 pieces of legislation, either in whole or in part.  Administration of some legislation is shared with other Agencies, and this is indicated in the table below.

Electronic copies of the Acts are available on-line via the Tasmanian Legislation website: www.thelaw.tas.gov.au. Once at this site, simply select the advanced search tab and type in the name of the Act you wish to view.

Title of Legislation

Aboriginal Land Council Elections Act 2004

Aboriginal Lands Act 1995

Adoption Act 1988

Anzac Day Observance Act 1929

Child Protection (International Measures) Act 2003

Children, Young Persons and Their Families (Transitional and Savings Provisions) Act 1998

Children, Young Persons and Their Families Act 1997

Commissioner for Children and Young People Act 2016

Community Housing Providers National Law (Tasmania) Act 2013

Disability Services Act 2011

Ex-Servicemen's Badges Act 1967

Fire Damage Relief Act 1967 in so far as it relates to the erection of dwellings for renting to eligible persons under the Homes Act 1935

Guide Dogs and Hearing Dogs Act 1967

Homes Act 1935 except in so far as it relates to the lending of funds for home ownership

Native Title (Tasmania) Act 1994

Pensioners (Heating Allowances) Act 1971

Stolen Generations of Aboriginal Children Act 2006

Tasmanian Community Fund Act 2005

Youth Justice Act 1997 except in so far as it relates to the establishment and operation of the Magistrates Court (Youth Justice Division)