Annual Report

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Our Annual Report (PDF, 1.1 MB) provides information about our key achievements, financial and non-financial performance in 2020-21.

The report outlines our continued commitment to promote community understanding of sentencing and provide advice to the Attorney-General when requested.

The 2019-20 and 2020-21 reports also detail the impact the COVID-19 pandemic had on the Council’s projects and service delivery.

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The official copy of the annual report, as tabled in the Legislative Assembly of Queensland, can be accessed from the Queensland Parliament's tabled papers website database.

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