Law & Order

Related policies


Better provide for the security of Australia's citizens and community, while improving our justice system.

Policy Methods (Federal & State)

To help achieve this Sustainable Australia Party will:

  • Better prevent and respond to domestic violence through increased funding for early intervention and education programs, frontline services, emergency accommodation and legal services
  • Better address mental health problems through the health system (also see Health policy)
  • Promote policies to reduce recidivism and increase restorative justice practices, including prioritising the rehabilitation of those in jail through counselling and retraining
  • Increase police recruitment and resources in order to better protect our communities and properly cater for population growth
  • Provide appropriate legislative power and resources to detect and prevent terrorist attacks before they occur
  • Adopt strong counter-radicalisation strategies, to help prevent political and religious extremism
  • Prevent firearm violence, including via best practice firearms registration systems(1)


  1. SAP has no plans to change gun laws. Relevant legislation would be addressed on its merits if elected, in an evidence-based way after careful stakeholder engagement.