Jurisdiction: NSW

NSW Service Catalogue firms up Cloud’s ascendancy

The NSW Government is one step closer to creating a one-stop-shop for as-a-service solutions following the release...

Mobile app to support NSW crime victims

A mobile application that assists victims of crime traverse the justice system has been released by Victims Services, a part of the newly renamed NSW Department of Justice. It is hoped that the app will help victims reduce stress and trauma, states the website.

The free app, named ‘Justice Journey’, brings together existing resources such as court procedure education videos via YouTube, support agency links, and clickable phone numbers.   

Separate pages are allocated to the stages the victim is likely to go through in their justice journey: the crime being committed; reporting the crime; crime investigation; getting ready for court; the victim’s time at court; and, after court. ...

NSW Police and Justice Department renamed - again

The New South Wales Department of Police and Justice is now to be known simply as the Department of Justice after the entity’s second name change in as many months.

The Department was renamed to the Department of Police and Justice in late April 2014 following the Ministerial reshuffle that occurred after Mike Baird became Premier. It was previously known as the Department of Attorney-General and Justice.

The latest name change, first reported by the Sydney Morning Herald, apparently came following a backlash by the legal fraternity over the inclusion of ‘Police’ in the agency’s name at the expense of ‘Attorney-General’.

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Fixed Panel versus Multi-Use List Debate just got more interesting

Proponents on either side of the fixed panel versus Multi-Use List (MUL) debate will have scrutinised...

NSW mandates SME involvement in procurement

A new NSW Procurement Board Direction is expected to result in ICT SMEs...

$11.4 million TfNSW Rail Operations Centre project underway

In June 2014, NSW Minister for Transport, Gladys Berejiklian announced that the Government will invest $11.4 million...

Federal government releases risk management policy

The Federal Department of Finance has released a Whole of Government policy on Risk Management to guide public...

NSW seeks ‘as a Service’ solutions for mobile

The NSW Government’s Office of Finance and Services (OFS) has released...

NSW not achieving best price in telco deals

The NSW Auditor-General, Grant Hehir, has found that NSW agencies have “consistently” failed to negotiate the best price...

ICT investment crucial for workable Vic Police strategy

ICT is starting to have a significant impact on the strategic vision of police forces...