Law & Practice

In this section:

National Practice Areas

This section provides links to each of the Court’s National Practice Areas.

Practice Documents

Practice Documents including new National Practice Notes, revoked Practice Notes and revoked Administrative Notices.

Rules, Acts & Regulations

Links to the rules of Court and the Federal Court Act and Regulations.

Guides

Guides designed to help people who already have or want to bring a case before the Court on bankruptcy, corporations, migration, human rights, administrative and constitutional law. Also guides on communicating with the Court.

Appeals

This section provides information about the Court’s appellate jurisdiction.

Class Actions

Otherwise known as Representative Proceedings. Includes a list of current class actions in the Court.

Consultation & liaison

Information about user group meetings and the Harmonised Rules Committees (Bankruptcy and Corporations).

Communication devices

The use of communication devices in the courtroom.

Law Council of Australia's Federal Court Case Management Handbook

A handbook for lawyers prepared by the Law Council of Australia.