Review of Model Defamation Provisions

The Department of Communities and Justice seeks your feedback on the Stage 2 Review of the Model Defamation Provisions (MDPs): Part A exposure draft amendments.
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What’s this about?

On 12 August 2022, the Meeting of Attorneys-General agreed to release for public consultation, the draft Part A Model Defamation Amendment Provisions and an accompanying background paper.

Part A of the Stage 2 Review of the MDPs addresses who is liable for defamation when publishing third-party content online.

The public is invited to submit their feedback in writing.

Learn more about the Stage 2 Review of the MDPs

Read the draft Part A Model Defamation Amendment Provisions   

Read the Background Paper

Read the Summary Paper

Have your say

Have your say by Friday 9 September 2022. 

There are two ways you can submit your feedback listed below.

Email

12 August 2022 to 9 September 2022

defamationreview@justice.nsw.gov.au

Mailout

12 August 2022 to 9 September 2022

Address: Policy, Reform & Legislation, NSW Department of Communities and Justice, Locked Bag 5000, Parramatta NSW 2124

Consultation period

From:12 August 2022
To:9 September 2022

See consultation methods

More information

Email: Project team
Phone: 02 9377 6000
Agency Website
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