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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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Get a statutory declaration form

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

Get married

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

Apply for FEG assistance

Check your eligibility and submit a claim for assistance through the Fair Entitlements Guarantee.

Work at AGD

Find out more about working with us and how to apply for a position.

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2019–20 Annual Report

The 2019–20 Annual Report is now available. It reports on our performance, expenditure and outcomes for the financial year ending 30 June.

Budget 2020-21

Budget 2020–21

Access the published Attorney-General's portfolio budget papers for the 2020–21 financial year.


Coronavirus (COVID-19): Useful links and frequently asked questions

Find out how our services are being delivered during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and how you can reach services you need if you are affected by COVID-19.

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Consultation on the Singapore Convention on Mediation

We are seeking public submissions on topics raised in the Singapore Convention on Mediation consultation paper. Submissions close 23 November 2020.

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.