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About the Justice Awards

Established in 1999, the Law and Justice Foundation of NSW’s annual Justice Awards recognise the contributions that individuals and organisations have made to improving access to justice in NSW, particularly for socially and economically disadvantaged people. Nominations for the 2017 Justice Awards have now closed.

2017 Justice Awards
The Justice Awards are on Thursday 19 October 2017, 6-10.30pm at the Strangers' Dining Room, NSW Parliament House, Macquarie Street, Sydney. Guest are asked to arrive at 6pm for a 6.30pm start.
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Tickets are no longer available via Trybooking. For information about tickets, please contact Robyn Worthing at the Foundation on 02 8227 3220 or email

We congratulate the nominees for the Justice Awards. See Nominee list

This year's MC is Richard Glover. Seven awards will be presented in the following order:
    • Legal Information Access Centre (LIAC) Centre of Excellence Award
    • Community Legal Centres NSW Award
    • Law Society President's Award
    • Law and Justice Volunteer Award
    • Pro Bono Partnership Award
    • Aboriginal Justice Award
    • Justice Medal

The 2017 Law and Justice Address will be delivered by The Hon. Sir Anthony Mason AC KBE GBM, Foundation patron and former Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia.

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