SOME USEFUL LINKS

Court Lists

 

Supreme Court

District Court

Various Local Courts

Foundation Law: Other Court Lists


General Legal Research Databases for Australian Legislation and Case law

By far the best place to look for Australian legislation and case law is Austlii.

Austlii

ComLaw

Public Defenders' Sentencing Tables


Specific Case law Databases

High Court Cases 1947-

NSW Court of Criminal Appeal 1999-

NSW Court of Appeal 1999-

NSW Supreme Court 1999-

Some Frequently Used Legislation

Bail Act (2013)

Crimes Act

Summary Offences Act

Criminal Procedure Act

Evidence Act

Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Act


Criminal Appeal Act

Drug Misuse and Trafficking Act

Customs Act

Commonwealth Crimes Act

Reports on the Evidence Act

ALRC Report No. 26: Evidence (interim) (1985)

ALRC Report No. 38: Evidence (1987)

The Bench Book On-Line

Judicial Commission's Bench Book On-Line


Some Institutions

Legal Aid Commission of New South Wales

Legal Aid Grants Online

Public Defenders

NSW Bar Association

NSW Bar Association Find a Barrister

Law Society of NSW

Law Society Members' Directory

High Court of Australia

NSW Police 'Code of Practice'

NSW DPP

Commonwealth DPP

NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research

Australian Law Reform Commission

Advocacy

Irving Youger's 10 Rules of Cross-Examination


Some Interstate Sites

It is normally easier to search for interstate cases and legislation using Austlii, but here are alternative sources.


Queensland

Queensland Supreme Court

Queensland Legislation (from Office of Parliamentary Counsel)

Tasmania

Tasmanian Legislation


Victoria

Victorian Legislation


South Australia

South Australian legislation


Western Australia

Western Australian Legislation

Northern Territory

Northern Territory Supreme Court

Northern Territory Legislation


Some Overseas Sites


United Kingdom


UK House of Lords (1996-

BAILII (British and Irish Legal Information Institute)

UK Statutes


New Zealand


NZ Statutes

New Zealand Court of Appeal 1998-

New Zealand Ministry of Justice



Canada


Canadian Department of Justice (statutes)


Supreme Court of Canada Judgments (1989-


Duhaime's Canadian Criminal Law Centre


Hong Kong


Hong Kong 'BLIS' ('Bilingual Information Service')


United States


United States Legislation


United States Supreme Court (through Cornell University) (1990-


Travel Sites


Qantas

 




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