Administration of Justice

Fiji Ministry of Justice
www.fiji.gov.fj/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=129:attorney-general-ministry-for-justice...

The Attorney-General (AG) is the Minister responsible for the Office of the Attorney-General, Justice, Electoral Reform, Public Enteprises and Anti-Corruption Unit. He is also the Minister for Industry, Tourism, Trade and Communication and Civil Aviation. The Judicial Department is responsible for enhancing the quality of justice in the community by ensuring an effective and accessible Court System and as cornerstone of Justice; the court system will uphold the principles of equality, fairness and access while protecting the dignity and rights of all members of the community.The Fiji Prisons Service is responsible for the safe, secure and humane treatment of persons in custody by providing opportunities to correct offending behaviour, develop work and life skills and perfom community service. They also work towards enhancing the quality of custodial responsibilities, improve inmate rehabilitation programs, develop human resources and modernize the service. The site provides address and contact information for the various departments.


Corrections

Fiji Prisons & Corrections Service
www.corrections.org.fj/

The website included information as to the form and function of the Prisons & Corrective Service. This includes information on prision activities and rehabilitation programs, news, and publications.


Human Rights

Fiji Human Rights Commission
www.fhrc.org.fj/

The Fiji Human Rights Commission was established by the Constitution in 1997.  Its role is the protection of human rights in Fiji and the investigation of any allegations of human rights violations.  The site includes the full text of the Human Rights Commission Act 1999, strategic plans and other Commission publications.


Law & the Courts

Guide to Law Online, Fiji
www.loc.gov/law/help/guide/nations/fiji.php

The Guide to Law Online, prepared by the United States Law Library of Congress Public Services Division, is an annotated guide to sources of information on government and law available online. It includes selected links to useful and reliable sites for legal information.

Police & Law Enforcement

Fiji Police Force
www.police.gov.fj/

The official website of the Fiji Police Force including news and quarterly and annual reports.


Research & Statistics

Fiji Islands Bureau of Statistics
www.statsfiji.gov.fj/

The website offers official census data, facts and figures, surveys, GIS maps, resources, publications and other links.