Find government information about family and relationship issues.
Australia's family law system helps people resolve the legal aspects of family relationship issues, including family relationship breakdown. It encourages people to agree on arrangements without going to court.
You may wish to change the name that appears in your passport, due to marriage, divorce etc. In most instances, you will need to provide evidence of your name change from an Australian Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages.
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Department of Social Services
Are you moving in with someone, opening a joint account, or starting a joint loan or investment? It pays to go into love and money matters with your eyes open.
Australian Securities and Investments Commission
Links to a number of groups, websites, publications and services available to support separated and single parents, as well as children.
Department of Human Services