The Office of Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) provides criminal law services to the State of Tasmania. Specifically, the DPP undertakes:
The DPP does not provide legal assistance to members of the public, and does not represent victims of crime. The DPP represents the State of Tasmania.
Victims of crime are urged to contact the Victim Support Service to seek information about services available to victims. Members of the public requiring legal assistance should contact their own solicitor or the Legal Aid Commission of Tasmania.