Youth Justice Court Advice Service

The Youth Justice Court Advice Service (YJCAS) is provided by the Department of Human Services Youth Justice service in the Children’s Court, Children's Koori Court, Magistrates’ Court, County Court and Supreme Court.

All children and young people appearing in the Children’s Court and Children's Koori Court can access YJCAS.

In the Magistrates’, County and Supreme courts YJCAS is available to young people aged between 18 and 20 years who are at risk of receiving a custodial sentence.

YJCAS provides information about the youth justice service and community-based options available to divert children and young people from the criminal justice system.

 

Youth Justice Court Advice Service cover 2008

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