Federal Law Search

Case search (for public users)

Federal Law Search provides selected information on cases filed in the:

  • Federal Court of Australia
  • General Federal Law jurisdiction of the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia.

It includes all Federal Court cases that have commenced since 1 January 1984.
Access is open to members of the public. Registration is not required.

NOTE: Cases where a pseudonym has been assigned to a party are not searchable in Federal Law Search. 

Parties and lawyers

To see your court files and listing events, use the Commonwealth Courts Portal.
Registration is required.

Tracking a case 

Everyone is able to track activity in a court matter through the Commonwealth Courts Portal.
Registration is required.

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