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).
Find out who can get married in Australia, and what you need to do before and after you get married.
Check your eligibility and submit a claim for assistance through the Fair Entitlements Guarantee.
News and updates
The 2019–20 Annual Report is now available. It reports on our performance, expenditure and outcomes for the financial year ending 30 June.
Access the published Attorney-General's portfolio budget papers for the 2020–21 financial year.
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.
We are seeking public submissions on topics raised in the Singapore Convention on Mediation consultation paper. Submissions close 23 November 2020.
Families and marriage
Rights and protections
We advise on policies and laws to help people enjoy a life where their rights are respected and protected.
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.