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We work to uphold the rule of law and deliver a fair, affordable and accessible justice system.

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Commonwealth legal financial assistance

We administer a range of non-statutory and statutory legal financial assistance schemes. Find out about the eligibility requirements.


Administrative law

We have policy responsibility for administrative law. This includes oversight of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and legislative instruments.

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Alternative dispute resolution

We provide advice on alternative dispute resolution issues and policy to Australian Government agencies.

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