Federal Election - 2022 Call to Parties Statement

Queensland Law Society represents over 13,000 solicitors across the state and is the peak professional membership body for solicitors. We advocate for good law and support good lawyers in Queensland.

On behalf of Queensland solicitors, Queensland Law Society is calling on Queensland Federal parliamentarians in 2022 to consider and respond to the following priority issues identified by our members.

Read the 2022 Federal Election Call to Parties Statement 

Issues identified in the Statement include:

  1. Making justice more accessible
  2. Resourcing federal courts, tribunals and commissions
  3. Preserving the integrity of our justice system
  4. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples
  5. Fairly resolve family law disputes
  6. Addressing violence against women and their children
  7. Addressing gender inequality and unsafe workplaces
  8. Protecting children
  9. Sustainability, climate and disaster response
  10. Implementing measures to combat elder abuse
  11. Removing criminal law barriers to access legislated voluntary assisted dying schemes
  12. Protecting consumers
  13. Providing certainty and security for workers and employers
  14. Ensuring compensation schemes are efficient and effective
  15. Engaging the not-for-profit sector
  16. Preserving privacy
  17. Migration
  18. Commonwealth reform processes

2022 Call to Parties Statement Responses