We are the only independent body representing the voice of magistrates. We work with our members to ensure their views are used to influence law, policy and practice.
The MA works to influence key decision-makers in parliament and government to help guide policy and to promote the sound administration of the law. We do this by:
The MA also promotes the collective voice of the magistracy in regular news appearances:
Here are some of the highlights of what the MA has achieved through its collective voice: