UQ Trafficking in Persons Working Group
Laws and policies

The Trafficking in Persons Working Group has additional information on relevant laws and policies:

Awareness and education Information on the ‘Be Careful What You Pay For’ campaign to raise awareness about the reality of trafficking in persons in Australia.
Australian policies Development and scope of Australian policies
Criminal offences Evolution of offences, provisions under the Criminal Code (Cth), prosecution and sentencing in Australia.
Government agencies Key agencies, their anti-trafficking mandate and coordination between them.
International law Evolution of the Trafficking in Persons Protocol
Protection and assistance Victims' needs and the support available to them, international law and best practice.
Visas for victims International law, the Australian Trafficking Visa Framework and alternative avenues of protection.