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Information Pack on NSW Inquiry into the Regulation of Brothels

You may have heard about the inquiry being conducted in NSW on the regulation of brothels.

A Select Committee on the Regulation of Brothels has been established and will examine and report around the 12th November on:

(a)  The current extent and nature of the brothel industry in New South Wales;

(b)  Current regulation of brothels in New South Wales and other states;

(c)  Penalties and enforcement powers required to close illegal brothels;

(d)  Options for reform including a scheme of registration or licensing system for authorised brothels;

(e)  The protection of sex workers, including issues around organised crime and sex trafficking;

(f)  Options to maintain the high level of public health outcomes;

(g)  Residential amenity and the location of sex services premises;

(h)  Any legislative changes that may be required; and


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Current Employment Vacancies at SWOP 


Sex Worker Outreach Officer (Korean/English)


SWOP Downloadable Resources

The Sex Industry Legal Kit provides a guide of where to find and how to understand NSW sex work law and can be downloaded here


Strategic Plan


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9 Lives is a guide to surviving sexual assault in the sex industry and can be downloaded here.



The Legal kit. Download or get it emailed to you.