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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.

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International counter terrorism measures

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

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Terrorist Act offences

Discover what constitutes a terrorist act offence under Australian law.

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