Family Court of Western Australia

News & Media Releases



Changes to the Family Law Act and the Family Court Act

16/04/2024

From 6 May 2024, recent amendments to the federal Family Law Act (which applies to cases concerning children whose parents were, or are, married to each other) will commence.

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Changes to the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) to commence 6 May 2024

14/02/2024

At this time, the changes only apply to cases concerning children whose parents were, or are, married, and will apply to all new and existing matters from 6 May 2024, except where a final hearing/trial has already commenced.

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Video and Telephone Links

07/02/2024

Video and telephone link content pages on this website have been updated to reflect current processes, forms and information. Go to video and telephone link content pages

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