Legal Research Resources
Austlii – http://austlii.edu.au
Resource of Australian and international legal materials, including a
law specific search engine, links, Australian cases, law and other
Australian Bureau of Statistics – http://www.abs.gov.au
A direct link to Australian, State and regional statistics and KPI’s.
Australian Business Register – http://www.abr.business.gov.au
Provides access to the publicly available information provided by
businesses when they register for an Australian Business Number (ABN)
and links to online business services.
Australian Consumers’ Association –
Australian Securities and Investment
Commission – http://www.asic.gov.au
Australia’s corporate, markets and financial services regulator.
Australian Taxation Office – http://www.ato.gov.au
The Government’s principal revenue collection agency whose role is to
manage and shape tax, excise and superannuation systems that fund
services for Australians.
CCH – http://www.cch.com.au/au/default.aspx
A leading business publisher and information services provider in tax,
accounting and financial planning, bankruptcy and insolvency, corporate
and business law, trade practices and consumer law, conveyancing and
property and court practice.
Copyright Council of Australia –
The Australian Copyright Council is an independent non-profit
organisation that provides information, advice and training about
copyright in Australia.
Courts Administration Authority –
Provides information about the function and duties of the authority,
along with sentencing remarks, judgments and case lists. Also provides
access to information about the individual courts throughout South
FindLaw Australia – http://www.findlaw.com.au/
A general purpose legal portal
Foolkit – http://www.foolkit.com.au
A collection of various law related links and information.
Human Rights Equal Opportunity
Commission – http://www.hreoc.gov.au
Responsible for education and public awareness, discrimination and
human rights complaints, human rights compliance and policy and
Law For You – http://www.law4u.com.au
Practical information about everyday legal problems, written for
Law Handbook Online – http://www.lawhandbook.sa.gov.au/
Provides an overview of the law in South Australia presented in
everyday language. It outlines your rights and responsibilities in a
range of legal areas and advises on where you can go for more
Lawstuff (Knowing Your Rights) – http://www.lawstuff.org.au/
Australian Guide to Legal Citation
(2nd edition) Melbourne University – http://mulr.law.unimelb.edu.au/files/aglcdl.pdf
Cardiff Index to Legal Abbreviations –
Murdoch University – http://wwwlib.murdoch.edu.au/find/citation/lawcite.html
Lexis Nexis – http://lexisnexis.com.au
Legal publishers. Product range includes both local and international
practitioner books, subscriptions and electronic works.
Property Council of Australia –
Property Council of Australia represents the property community, those
who use land or invest in the built environment to generate economic
Smokeball – http://www.smokeball.com.au/Subscribe.aspx
A resource which includes up to date precedents, commentary, legal
forms and research tools purely for lawyers.
South Australian Acts and Regulations –
Provides access to South Australian legislation and information about
South Australian legislation, including information about the making,
commencement, operation, variation or cessation of legislation and the
making, commencement, operation, variation or cessation of other
instruments made under legislation.
Australian Bureau of Statistics –
Office of Crime Statistics and
Research (SA) – http://ocsar.sa.gov.au
Thomson Reuters – http://legal.thomsonreuters.com.au
Weblaw – http://www.weblaw.edu.au/
A subject gateway to Australian legal resources