Current cases - submissions

These are the current cases to be heard by 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. 

Online video recordings are gradually being restored and made available.  (The previous service provider that the Court used to host videos of its sittings ceased operations from Monday 30 May.)

Case No.

Short Title

S186/2017 Attorney General for New South Wales v. Burns & Ors
S187/2017 Attorney General for New South Wales v. Burns & Ors
M65/2017 Australian Building and Construction Commission v. Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union & Anor
M106/2017 Australian Marriage Equality Ltd & Anor v. Minister for Finance, Mathias Cormann & Anor
S144/2017 Briggs v. State of New South Wales
S183/2017 Burns v. Corbett & Ors
S185/2017 Burns v. Gaynor & Ors
C11/2017 Re: Canavan
In the matter of questions referred to the Court of Disputed Returns pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) concerning Senator Canavan
A22/2017
A23/2017
Clone Pty Ltd v. Players Pty Ltd (In Liquidation) (Receivers & Managers Appointed) & Ors
B24/2017 Craig v. The Queen
M20/2017 DWN042 v. Republic of Nauru
S31/2017 Falzon v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection
B48/2017 Irwin v. The Queen
C15/2017 Re: Joyce
In the matter of questions referred to the Court of Disputed Returns pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) concerning The Hon. Mr Joyce MP
P21/2017 Kalbasi v. The State of Western Australia
C12/2017 Re: Ludlam
In the matter of questions referred to the Court of Disputed Returns pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) concerning Mr Scott Ludlam
A17/2017 Maxcon Constructions Pty Ltd v. Vadasz & Ors
M21/2017 MEG027 & Anor v. Republic of Nauru
C17/2017

Re: Nash
n the matter of questions referred to the Court of Disputed Returns pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) concerning Senator the Hon. Fiona Nash

B33/2017 Pike & Anor v. Tighe & Ors
A30/2017 Pipikos v. Trayans
M174/2016 Plaintiff M174/2016 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor
S145/2017 Probuild Constructions (Aust) Pty Ltd v. Shade Systems Pty Ltd & Anor
M32/2016 ResourceCo Material Solutions Pty Ltd & Anor v. State of Victoria & Anor
C14/2017 Re: Roberts
In the matter of questions referred to the Court of Disputed Returns pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) concerning Senator Roberts
M114/2017 Rozenblit v. Vanier & Anor
S188/2017 State of New South Wales v. Burns & Ors
M88/2017 Trkulija v. Google Inc
C13/2017 Re: Waters
In the matter of questions referred to the Court of Disputed Returns pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) concerning Ms Larissa Waters
M105/2017 Wilkie & Ors v. The Commonwealth of Australia & Ors
S141/2017 Woollahra Municipal Council v. Minister for Local Government & Ors
C18/2017 Re: Xenophon
n the matter of questions referred to the Court of Disputed Returns pursuant to section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) concerning Senator Nick Xenophon

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