Australian Administrative Law

This service provides commentary from one of this area's leading specialists, D C Pearce, together with contributions from Spencer Zifcak and Moira Paterson on Freedom of Information and Paul Telford on Privacy. It contains all-important legislation relating to Commonwealth administrative law, and extracts from other relevant federal legislation. The commentary is written to help you understand the operation of the Commonwealth administrative review system. Monthly bulletins (available separately) include recent developments and case digests from various jurisdictions, cross-referenced to commentary in this service.

General Information
AuthorPearce, D C; Spencer Zifcak, Moira Paterson, Paul Telford
Subject AreaAdministrative Law
Updates1 looseleaf volume; approx 4 updates per year plus monthly bulletins (separate volume), charged annually. A Bulletin volume only subscription also available;
Charging MethodAnnual
Publication Year 1979
UpdatesOnline; Updated as developments require.
Charging MethodAnnual
Publication Year 1997
  • The Commonwealth Administrative Review System
  • Administrative Appeals Tribunal
  • Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977
  • Judicial Review: Other Remedies
  • Commonwealth Ombudsman
  • Administrative Review Council
  • Freedom of Information
  • Privacy
  • Legislation including: Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 and Regulations
  • Ombudsman Act 1976 and Regulations
  • Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977 and Regulations
  • Freedom of Information Act 1982 and Regulations
  • Privacy Act 1988
  • Extracts from Judiciary Act 1903, Federal Court of Australia Act 1976, Rules and Regulations
  • Administrative Appeals Tribunal Jurisdiction and Procedure
  • General Information and Articles

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