This chapter summarises the general framework of the Australian legal system, the sources of Australian law and the processes associated with the creation of new laws in Australia. The chapter also introduces some of the key environmental and planning laws applicable in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) that are discussed in more detail later in this Handbook.

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