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Members and observers

Council members

A full list of Family Law Council members, dating back to when it was first created, is available in the download below:

Membership of the Family Law Council since 1976


The following agencies have observer status on the Council:

  • Australian Institute of Family Studies
  • Australian Law Reform Commission
  • Department of Human Services—Child Support (now Services Australia)
  • Family Court of Australia (now Division 1 of the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia)
  • Family Court of Western Australia
  • Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia
  • Family & Relationship Services Australia
  • Federal Circuit Court of Australia (now Division 2 of the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia).