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Family Law resources & information


Commonwealth legislation

Family Court legislation - relevant legislation considered by the court.

Accessing courts & their judgments

Family Court of Australia - judgments and publications.
Austlii - published judgments from 1989 until present.
Federal Magistrates Court of Australia - Access family law judgments.


Australian Family Law - information relevant to Australians living overseas.
Convention on the civil aspects of child abduction 1983 - This convention is designed to ensure the rights of custody under the law of one signatory country are respected in another.
Reunite International - The leading UK charity specialising in international parental child abduction.

Government resources

Centrelink - more information about your entitlement to family tax and pension benefits.

Legal commentary

Go to our Family Law Insights for guidance and commentary on significant and topical family law issues.