Civil Unions Act 2012

In Force


  1. This Act was repealed by Marriage Equality (Same Sex) Act 2013 A2013-39 s 51 on 7 November 2013. The High Court held that Act to be of no effect (see Commonwealth v Australian Capital Territory [2013] HCA 55).

Current version

Effective Files/Formats Version Published Notes
2 March 2017 PDF PDF Word R7 2 March 2017

Republication for amendments by A2017-5

Administering Minister and Directorate

  • Minister for Justice, Consumer Affairs and Road Safety - Justice and Community Safety Directorate