Questionnaire snapshots

Over the course of the inquiry, we will publish snapshots of responses to the Questionnaire. Organised by theme, the snapshots will provide a summary of the experiences and stories that are being shared through the inquiry.

Snapshot 1 – Navigating the family law system

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1 September 2017

This snapshot compiles some of the responses about the challenges of navigating state and federal court jurisdictions and concerns about safety during court proceedings when moving through the family law system.

Snapshot 2 – Accessibility and affordability in the legal system


18 September 2017

This snapshot focuses on how families use the family law system, focussing on accessibility and affordability.

Snapshot 3 – Dispute Resolution for Family Law Matters involving Family Violence

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20 October 2017

This snapshot focuses on respondents' experiences with alternative methods of dispute resolution in matters involving family violence.

Snapshot 4 – Areas for Improvement

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27 October 2017

This final snapshot compiles some data and responses about areas for improvement respondents identified in the inquiry's questionnaire.

Inquiry secretariat contact:

Inquiry into a better family law system
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 4230
Fax: +61 2 6277 8463

Past Public Hearings

24 Oct 2017: Canberra
17 Oct 2017: Canberra
05 Sep 2017: Canberra


Inquiry Status

Submissions Closed


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