Contact Person: Mr John Ferguson, Director, Office for Social Justice
PO Box 7246
Alexandria NSW 2015
T: (02) 8306 3499
F: (02) 8306 3498
Bishop Terence J Brady DD
Dr Cristina Gomez
Bishops Commission for Social Justice, Mission and Service
The Australian Catholic Social Justice Council (ACSJC) is the national social justice and human rights agency of the Catholic Church in Australia. It advises the Bishops on social justice issues in Australia and overseas; undertakes research and advocacy on such issues; educates the Catholic community about the Church's social justice teachings and their application; and facilitates the development of social justice networks within the Catholic Church in Australia.
The work of the ACSJC falls into three areas: diocesan awareness and networking; education and formation, and; research, advocacy and public policy.
The ACSJC is responsible to the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference (ACBC) through the Bishops Commission for Social Justice, Mission and Service.