Australia is poised to be a model of best practice in the region and has been engaging other countries at all levels on the issue of human trafficking and slavery. However, current practice and policy falls short of the success of countries such as the United States and Italy. ASP is unique in Australia with a real potential to affect social change. A successful model for state strategies to combat trafficking and slavery in New South Wales can be replicated by other states. ASP's program initiatives bring together legal representation, law reform and policy work and support.