Law & Practice

In this section:

National Practice Areas

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

Practice Documents

National Practice Notes and Notices to the Profession.

Rules, Acts & Regulations

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


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.


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.