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National security

We support a safe and secure Australia through effective national security laws that aim to prevent acts of terrorism and prosecute those involved in terrorism.

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Preventing the financing of terrorism

We administer the Criminal Code Act 1995 that makes it illegal to finance terrorism.


International counter terrorism measures

Instruments Australia has ratified and implemented to help prevent terrorist acts and bring to justice those who commit them.​​​​


Terrorist Act offences

Discover what constitutes a terrorist act offence under Australian law.

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