Joint Select Committee on Australia’s Family Law System
The Law Council's preliminary submission and recommendations to the Joint Select Committee on Australia’s Family Law System (the Committee) is directed to assisting the Committee in undertaking the Inquiry.
The Law Council will provide further submissions in due course.
The Law Council and its Family Law Section are committed to promoting the administration of justice and development of meaningful policies and law reform in the best interests of the families, children and community we serve. We have consistently called for a thorough review of all options for reform of the family law system.
This Inquiry provides a critical opportunity to examine all options for holistic reform with full stakeholder consultation and engagement.
You can read the full submission below.