Submission to the Government of South Australia in response to the Domestic Violence Discussion Paper July 2016

This Government review represents an important opportunity to take stock of current responses to family and domestic violence in South Australia and to seek improvement in prevention, policy and criminal justice intervention.

Our submission is structured into four main sections:

1. Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme (DVDS)

2. The Family Safety Framework

3. Comprehensive collection of data

4. Men’s Behaviour Change Programs

Relevant recommendations are included throughout and a summary of recommendations made is included at the conclusion of the submission.