Full Court Minute Books

Current cases

These are the current cases before the Full Court, including:

  • Appeals;
  • Special leave applications which have been referred to be heard by an enlarged Bench; and
  • Matters in the original jurisdiction to be heard by the Full Court.

Brief details are provided for each matter together with the parties' written submissions as they are filed. Matters are displayed on this page until the judgment is handed down by the Court.

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Case No.

Short Title

M140/2019 ABT17 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor
B29/2019 Australian Securities and Investments Commission v. King & Anor
S315/2019 Berry & Anor v. CCL Secure Pty Ltd
B28/2019 BHP Billiton Limited (now named BHP Group Limited) v. Commissioner of Taxation
D11/2019
D12/2019
D13/2019
D14/2019

Binsaris v. Northern Territory of Australia;
Webster v. Northern Territory of Australia;
O'Shea v. Northern Territory of Australia;
Austral v. Northern Territory of Australia

S152/2019 BMW Australia Limited v. Brewster & Anor
S216/2019 Franz Boensch as Trustee of the Boensch Trust v. Pascoe
M72/2019 CNY17 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor
P26/2019 Commissioner of State Revenue v. Rojoda Pty Ltd
S217/2019 Commonwealth of Australia v. Helicopter Resources Pty Ltd & Ors
S161/2019 Comptroller-General of Customs v. Pharm-A-Care Laboratories Pty Ltd
B60/2019 Coughlan v. The Queen
A30/2019 CXXXVIII v. Commonwealth of Australia & Ors
B24/2019 De Silva v. The Queen
B20/2019 Fennell v. The Queen
S163/2019 Grech v. The Queen
S262/2019 Hocking v. Director-General of the National Archives of Australia
M137/2019 Hsiao v. Fazarri
S123/2019 HT v. The Queen & Anor
S160/2019 Kadir v. The Queen
P17/2019 Kalimuthu & Anor v. Commissioner of the Australian Federal Police
A20/2019 KMC v. Director of Public Prosecutions (SA)
C14/2019 Lewis v. The Australian Capital Territory
S110/2019 Lordianto & Anor v. Commissioner of Australian Federal Police
B43/2018
B64/2018
Love v. Commonwealth of Australia
Thoms v. Commonwealth of Australia
B56/2019 Mackellar Mining Equipment Pty Ltd and Dramactic Investments Pty Ltd T/as Partnership 818 & Anor v. Thornton & Ors
S285/2019 Moore v. Scenic Tours Pty Ltd
D15/2019
D16/2019
Nguyen v. The Queen;
Singh v. The Queen
P45/2019
P46/2019
P47/2019
P48/2019
P49/2019
Pickett v. The State of Western Australia
Mead v. The State of Western Australia
Mead v. The State of Western Australia
Anthony v. The State of Western Australia
TSM (A Child) v. The State of Western Australia
M75/2019 The Queen v. Guode
S196/2019 Smethurst & Anor v. Commissioner of Police & Anor
S119/2019 State of New South Wales v. Robinson
P34/2019
P35/2019
P36/2019
P37/2019
State of Western Australia v. Manado & Ors
State of Western Australia v. Augustine & Ors
Commonwealth of Australia v. Augustine & Ors
Commonwealth of Australia v. Manado & Ors
B55/2019 Strbak v. The Queen
S291/2019 Swan v. The Queen
S30/2019 Vella & Ors v. Commissioner of Police (NSW) & Anor
S154/2019 Westpac Banking Corporation & Anor v. Lenthall & Ors

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