Public Safety and Law
Find government legislation and information to help you with legal issues.
If you know the title of the legislation you can search the Federal Register of Legislation (formerly known as ComLaw) website to access full text of Commonwealth Acts (Acts), Bills and Legislative Instruments (Regulations) and Gazettes in electronic form.
Office of Parliamentary Counsel
Provides information about the courts and the Australian legal system. Includes links to state and territory Supreme Courts.
Provides access to information about legal assistance and related services in your local area such as legal aid, community legal centres, family relationship centres, and dispute resolution services.
Ensures that our system of administrative review is as effective and significant in its protection of the citizen as it can be.
Delivers programs and policies to maintain and improve Australia's law and justice framework and strengthen our national security and emergency management.
A hierarchy of courts and tribunals operate within each state and territory, with the High Court being the highest court in the Australian judicial system.
Australian Bureau of Statistics
Links to Internet resources and documents in the area of federal law, and also links to other guides and directories containing material on state, territory and overseas law.
Parliament of Australia