Latest family court News

Construction business operator faces court
Appointment of judges to FCFCOA
Appointments to Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia
Eleven new appointments to Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia
Sydney refrigeration business in court
Brisbane café operator penalised
Increased resources for Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Newcastle Registry
New judges appointed to Newcastle registry of Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia
Unrepresented litigants in Victoria navigating family law system will benefit from pro-bono legal assistance scheme
Transport company penalised
Hairdressing salon operator penalised
Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights asks Nicaragua about re-establishing dialogue
Brisbane sole trader penalised
Restaurant operators in court
Nail salon in court
Former Perth Thai restaurant operators in court
Launch of Major Complex Financial Proceedings List Pilot for financial cases in family law
Sydney law firm faces court
NSW contract cleaning business in court
Restaurant company director penalised
Window and door construction business in court
Bribie Island sushi restaurant operator in court
Brisbane transport company in court
District Court Judges appointed to ease post lockdown caseload
Re-appointments to Administrative Appeals Tribunal
Chief Justice Alstergren launches ground-breaking Lighthouse Project
Family Court merger ‘undesirable’ for families, former Family Court Chief Justices say
Put families over politics, abandon flawed family court merger
Senate inquiry endorses Family Court reform Bills
Law Council congratulates new Family Law Appointments
Courts are delighted to welcome new judicial appointments
Appointments to Family Court of Australia and Federal Circuit Court
New family violence and notice of risk form will provide Courts with improved information and notification of risk
Dire Federal Circuit Court backlogs prove family court merger a risk to families, judges
Rural Issues and Law
Summer program helped bolster local indigent defense
Statement from Hon Will Alstergren on passing of Judge Guy Andrew
Family Court of Australia and Federal Circuit Court of Australia welcome Government funding announced
Funding to upgrade Launceston Court facility
Advocates slam budget for failing women trying to escape family violence
Supporting justice system during COVID-19 pandemic
District Court judge appointed 15 September
Opening Statement: Inquiry into family, domestic and sexual violence
Courts welcome proposed legislative changes that will lead to improved risk screening
Boosting support for at risk families in family law system
Men sentenced for helping parental abductions of children
Courts welcome Registrar appointments to provide additional judicial support and to assist in delivering
Subsequent children legislation to change