simplifying and modernising our island’s laws
Improving administrative redress in Jersey: we are consulting about how grievances against public authorities (Ministers, civil servants, Parishes and other bodies) are resolved. For more information, visit this page. The consultation period runs for three months, ending 29 July 2016.
Our scoping report consultation on reform of the law relating to criminal appeals against conviction is open from 27 July to 31 October 2016. We welcome input into our initial thinking from individuals and organisations. For more information, visit this page.
The Jersey Law Commission is an independent body set up by the States of Jersey in 1996 to identify and examine aspects of law with a view to their development and reform.
We carry out research and consultations to
Our recommendations are considered by the Chief Minister of Jersey and the assembly of the States of Jersey.
The Commissioners are unpaid; we work on the reform projects part-time.