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The legislation register is an authorised electronic statute book that provides the community with free and quick access to ACT legislation and related information.


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All feedback submissions via any of the Access Canberra facilities – phone, online, over the counter, or in writing, are directed to the Directorate.

News and announcements

27 Sep 2023

New CBR NightCrew contract awarded to St John Ambulance ACT

St John Ambulance ACT will continue to provide the CBR NightCrew service under a new contract with the ACT Government until June 2026.

20 Sep 2023

Supporting inclusion and human rights

The ACT Government is amending the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1997  to better support social inclusion and equality for trans, gender diverse, queer and intersex people.

20 Sep 2023

A new pathway for human rights complaints

The ACT Government has introduced a bill to create a new pathway for residents to address human rights complaints against public authorities.

20 Sep 2023

Pilot sexual assault legal service for ACT

The ACT Government has welcomed Canberra’s first dedicated legal service for victim-survivors of sexual violence as a significant step towards improving their access to justice.