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Attorney-General's Department

We work to maintain and improve Australia's law and justice framework, and facilitate jobs growth through policies that promote fair, productive, flexible and safe workplaces.

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Download a Word or PDF copy of a Commonwealth statutory declaration form (also known as a stat dec form).

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Find out who can get married in Australia, and what you need to do before and after you get married.

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Cover page of document Government Response to Tune Review

Government Response to the Tune Review

The Australian Government has released its response to the Functional and Efficiency Review of the National Archives of Australia and agreed in full, or in principle, to all 20 recommendations.

Development of national principles on addressing coercive control

Development of national principles on addressing coercive control

All governments have agreed on the terms of reference for a critical program of work to develop a common national understanding of coercive and controlling behaviour.

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Separating with debt: a guide to your legal options

An online resource to help separating couples fairly resolve responsibility for joint and other debts.

Families and marriage

We help to deliver a supportive and accessible family law system. We also provide guidance about getting married in Australia and information for marriage celebrants.

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Acknowledgement of Country - Aboriginal Art Kangaroo

We acknowledge the traditional custodians of Australia and acknowledge their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to the people, the cultures and the elders past, present and emerging.