Citation and commencement

1.  This Order may be cited as the Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act 2004 (Victims’ Code of Practice) Order 2015 and comes into force on 16th November 2015.

Date on which the code of practice comes into operation

2.  The revised code of practice entitled “Code of Practice for Victims of Crime” laid before Parliament on 22nd October 2015 comes into operation on 16th November 2015.

Mike Penning

Minister of State

Ministry of Justice

22nd October 2015