Family Law Court
The Family Court is a superior court of record established by Parliament in 1975 under Chapter III of the Constitution and deals with more complex matters.
The National Enquiry Centre (NEC) is the entry point for all telephone and email enquiries on family law matters in the Federal Circuit Court of Australia and the Family Court of Australia). The NEC provides information and procedural advice, forms and brochures and referral advice to community and support services. NEC staff cannot provide legal advice.