Discrimination and human rights


Contributors: Bronwyn Byrnes, Senior Lawyer, Australian Human Rights Commission (Commonwealth content); Jennifer Jones, Senior Legal Advisor, Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission (Victorian content)

Discrimination and human rights is a complex area. Separate Commonwealth and state legislation sets out people’s rights and duties, and government agencies administer the law that protects people’s human rights and work rights in Victoria.

This section includes the following topics:


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