This Libguide will assist you in locating free online case law resources primarily for Victoria and the Commonwealth, with links to other jurisdictions. There are also useful links to law report information, authorised reports as well as links to courts and tribunals. You will also find links to set up alerts for tracking case law and to follow legal topics
This guide, published by the University of Melbourne, sets down and clarifies citation customs and determines best practice where no citation has been established. This guide is concerned with how sources may be identified clearly and accurately as well as simply and efficiently.
LawCite is a division of AustLII and indexes cases, law reform documents and journal articles on the AustLII database.
Jade Citator Search
JADE Citator Search finds legal principle in passages used in judicial reasoning and also searches to paragraph level.
AustLII is a joint facility of UTS and UNSW Faculities of Law. The database provides free, comprehensive and independent access to Australasian case law.
AustLII home page - links to all jurisdictions
BarNet Jade offers searching of Australian legal judgments and decisions across Australian and International Courts and Tribunals.
Law Library of Victoria
The Law Library of Victoria provides a searchable judgments database. The Library provides services to all Victorian judicial officers and members of the legal profession.
High Court of Australia
Current cases before the Full Court with links to Cases decided, Case summaries and Special leave applications.
Commonwealth Courts Portal
Federal Law Search provides selected information on cases initiated in the Federal Court of Australia and in the federal law jurisdiction of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia.
Links to free unreported decisions.