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
Find out how the ground-breaking new digital service ‘amica’ uses artificial intelligence to help separating couples resolve their family law disputes online.
We have developed amendments to the Privacy Act 1988 to support the COVIDSafe app and provide strong ongoing privacy protections.
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.
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.