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2020 Funding Sources

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* Funding by Jurisdiction
* Funding - 2019
* International Project Funding

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Thanks to our existing contributors

AustLII's 2019 contributors included 117 organisations and individuals from the legal profession, 34 universities and academic institutions, 10 Government agencies, 9 organisations from business and industry, 17 Courts, Tribunals and regulators, and many other small contributors.

AustLII thanks all those organisations and individuals that provide it with funding, data and other assistance.

AustLII's contributors - an invitation to join us

AustLII is a free-access service which is not funded by usage charges or advertisements. Contributors from a wide range of organisations and individuals who have an interest in facilitating access to legal information fund AustLII. By broadening its range of contributors, AustLII aims to lighten the burden on any particular organisation or individual of funding access to legal information.

New contributors are welcome. Organisations and individuals from the legal profession, courts, tribunals and regulators, universities, business, government and others are invited to become AustLII "contributors" by making whatever funding contribution they consider is appropriate. Their contributions will be recognised on this page and by other means, unless anonymity is preferred. Enquiries should be addressed to AustLII's Development Manager, Richard Hunter, or any one of AustLII's Co-Directors Professor Graham Greenleaf, Professor Andrew Mowbray, or Mr Philip Chung, or you can use our [contribution form button] form.

AustLII funding sources - by value     [By organisation type]     [By jurisdiction]

A number of organisations and individuals have contributed valuable funding assistance to AustLII to continue its development. Listed below are AustLII's current funding sources and previous funding sources. There is also a breakdown of funding by organisation type and by jurisdiction available.

Funding for AustLII's international projects is not included in the table below, but may be found here.
Organisation2020
Funding  
2019
Funding   
 
[Australian Research Council]----------$515,000The Australian Research Council (ARC) has awarded competitive research grants and research infrastructure grants to AustLII since its inception. ARC/DEETYA grants have been AustLII's largest single source of support.
[University of New South Wales]----------$220,000The University of New South Wales (UNSW), including its Faculty of Law, jointly operates AustLII.
[University of Technology Sydney]----------$220,000The University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), including its Faculty of Law, jointly operates AustLII.

UTS also provides in-kind support for AustLII in premises and infrastructure, valued at well over $100,000 per year.
[CCH Australia Limited]----------$62,500Wolters Kluwer CCH Australia Limited assists with the funding of AustLII's LawCite citator.
[Department of Defence]----------$60,000The Department of Defence assists with the funding of the Military Law and Peacekeeping Library.
[Legal Practitioners' Liability Committee]----------$55,000The Legal Practitioners' Liability Committee of Victoria assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources. It considers AustLII to be an invaluable risk management service for its insured solicitors and barristers.
[Sydney University Law School]----------$51,000The Sydney University Law School assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources and Academic resources.
[Australian Taxation Office]----------$50,000The Australian Taxation Office assists with the funding of the Taxation Law Library.
[Melbourne Law School]----------$42,000The Melbourne University Law School assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources and Academic resources.
[Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade]----------$40,000The Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) funds AustLII's Australian Treaties Library.
[Administrative Appeals Tribunal]$30,000$30,000The Administrative Appeals Tribunal assists with the funding of its decisions (and pre-merger MRT, RRT and SSAT decisions) in AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[University of Queensland]----------$25,500The University of Queensland assists with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources and Academic resources.
[Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal]----------$25,500The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal assists with the funding of its decisions in AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Council of Attorneys-General Senior Officials Group]$25,000$50,000The Council of Attorneys-General Senior Officials Group assists with funding government use of AustLII's databases.
[Federal Court of Australia]----------$25,000The Federal Court of Australia assists with funding the Federal Court's decisions, the Federal Circuit Court's decisions and the Family Court's decisions in AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[National Legal Aid]----------$24,900The Legal Aid Commissions of all Australian jurisdictions, through National Legal Aid assist with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Law Society of New South Wales]----------$22,000The Law Society of New South Wales assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Standards Australia Limited]$20,000$17,500Standards Australia Limited provides funding for the development of a facility to search for Australian Standards referenced in legislation and case law.
[The University of New England School of Law<]----------$20,000The University of New England School of Law assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources and Academic resources.
[Flinders University]----------$16,000Flinders University, including its School of Law and Library assists with the funding of AustLII's South Australian resources and Academic resources
[The Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency]$16,000----------The Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Allens]$15,000$10,000Allens assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[King & Wood Mallesons]----------$15,000King & Wood Mallesons assists with funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Monash University Law School]----------$15,000Monash University Law School assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources and Academic resources.
[Workers Compensation Commission of NSW]----------$15,000The Workers Compensation Commission of NSW assists with the funding of its decisions in AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[La Trobe University]----------$12,500La Trobe University Faculty of Law and Management assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources and Academic resources.
[Western Australian Bar Association (Inc)]----------$12,000The Western Australian Bar Association (Inc) assists with the funding of AustLII's Western Australian resources.
[University of Western Australia]----------$11,100The University of Western Australia assists with the funding of AustLII's Western Australian resources and Academic resources.
[Griffith University]----------$11,000Griffith University assists with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources and Academic resources.
[Australian Government Solicitor]----------$10,000The Australian Government Solicitor assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Bar Association of Queensland]----------$10,000The Bar Association of Queensland assists with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources.
[Bond University Faculty of Law]----------$10,000Bond University Faculty of Law assists with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources and Academic resources.
[CFMEU Mining and Energy Division]----------$10,000CFMEU Mining and Energy Division assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Electoral Regulations Research Network]----------$10,000Electoral Regulations Research Network assists with the funding of the development of the Australian Electoral Law Library.
[Fair Work Commission]----------$10,000The Fair Work Commission assists with the funding of its decisions in AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Fair Work Ombudsman]----------$10,000The Fair Work Ombudsman assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Herbert Smith Freehills]----------$10,000Herbert Smith Freehills assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[IMF Bentham Limited]$10,000----------IMF Bentham Limited assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Law Council of Australia]----------$10,000The Law Council of Australia assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Minter Ellison Lawyers]----------$10,000Minter Ellison Lawyers assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Murdoch University Law School]----------$10,000Murdoch University Law School assists with the funding of AustLII's Western Australian resources and Academic resources.
[Queensland University of Technology]----------$10,000Queensland University of Technology assists with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources and Academic resources.
[South Australian Employment Tribunal]----------$10,000The South Australian Employment Tribunal assists with the funding of AustLII's South Australian resources.
[State Insurance Regulation Authority]----------$10,000SIRA assists with funding AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[The College of Law]----------$10,000The College of Law assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Turner Freeman Lawyers]----------$10,000Turner Freeman Lawyers assist with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Twelfth Floor Chambers]----------$10,000The barristers from the 12th Floor, Wentworth Selbourne Chambers, assist with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[University of Tasmania]----------$10,000The University of Tasmania assists with the funding of AustLII's Tasmanian resources and Academic resources.
[Counsel's Chambers Limited]----------$7,500Counsel's Chambers Limited assists with funding AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Victorian Bar Inc]----------$7,500The Victorian Bar Inc assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
WA Bar Chambers Limited----------$7,500WA Bar Chambers Limited assist with the funding of AustLII's Western Australian resources.
[Bartier Perry]----------$6,600Bartier Perry assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Gilbert + Tobin Lawyers]----------$5,500Gilbert + Tobin Lawyers assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Maurice Blackburn Lawyers]----------$5,500Maurice Blackburn Lawyers assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Russell Kennedy Solicitors]----------$5,500Russell Kennedy Solicitors assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Lipman Karas]----------$5,250Lipman Karas assist with the funding of AustLII's South Australian resources.
[Arnold Bloch Leibler]----------$5,000Arnold Bloch Leibler assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Ashurst]----------$5,000Ashurst assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[By Lawyers]----------$5,000By Lawyers assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Central Queensland University]----------$5,000The Central Queensland University assists with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources.
[Clayton Utz Solicitors]----------$5,000Clayton Utz Solicitors assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Lawyers]----------$5,000Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Lawyers assist with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Deakin University]----------$5,000Deakin University assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources and Academic resources.
[Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills]----------$5,000Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[HopgoodGanim]----------$5,000HopgoodGanim assist with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources.
[LawNet by Singapore Academy of Law]----------$5,000LawNet by Singapore Academy of Law assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Licensing Court of South Australia]----------$5,000The Licensing Court of South Australia assists with the funding of AustLII's South Australian resources.
[NSW Bar Association]----------$5,000The NSW Bar Association assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Supreme Court of Tasmania]----------$5,000The Supreme Court of Tasmania assists with the funding of its decisions in AustLII's Tasmanian resources.
[Think Conveyancing]----------$5,000Think Conveyancing assist with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[University of Canberra]----------$5,000The University of Canberra assists with the funding of AustLII's Australian Capital Territory resources and Academic resources.
[University of South Australia School of Law]----------$5,000The School of Law at the University of South Australia assists with the funding of AustLII's South Australian resources and Academic resources.
[Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission]----------$5,000The Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission assist with the funding of the development of Victorian Discrimination Law resources on AustLII Communities.
[Victorian Mental Health Tribunal]----------$5,000The Victorian Mental Health Tribunal assists with the funding of its decisions in AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Ward Keller]----------$5,000Ward Keller assists with the funding of AustLII's Northern Territory resources.
[Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission]----------$5,000The Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission assists with the funding of its decisions in AustLII's Western Australian resources.
[Commercial Bar Association of Victoria]----------$4,000The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[DLA Piper]----------$4,000DLA Piper assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Johnson Winter & Slattery]----------$4,000Johnson Winter & Slattery assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Norman Waterhouse Lawyers]----------$4,000Norman Waterhouse Lawyers assist with the funding of AustLII's South Australian resources.
Peter Hanks QC----------$4,000Peter Hanks QC assists with funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[C Group]----------$3,750C Group assists with funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Takeovers Panel]----------$3,500The Takeovers Panel (Department of Treasury) assists with the funding of its decisions in AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Australian Catholic University Library]----------$3,000The Australian Catholic University Library assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources and Academic resources.
[Harwood Andrews]----------$3,000Harwood Andrews assist with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Law Society of Tasmania]----------$3,000The Law Society of Tasmania assists with the funding of AustLII's Tasmanian resources.
[University of Southern Queensland School of Law]----------$3,000The University of Southern Queensland School of Law assists with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources and Academic resources.
[Bar Chambers]----------$2,772Bar Chambers assists with the funding of AustLII's South Australian resources.
[ACT Civil & Administrative Tribunal]----------$2,500The ACT Civil & Administrative Tribunal assists with the funding of AustLII's Australian Capital Territory resources.
[Blackburn Chambers]----------$2,500Blackburn Chambers assists with the funding of AustLII's Australian Capital Territory resources.
[Curtin University of Technology, School of Law]----------$2,500Curtin University of Technology, School of Law assists with the funding of AustLII's Western Australian resources.
[Magistrates Cases]----------$2,500Magistrates Cases assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
Peter Bobbin----------$2,500Peter Bobbin assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Tasmanian Bar Inc]----------$2,500The Tasmanian Bar Inc assists with the funding of AustLII's Tasmanian resources.
[Bennett + Co]----------$2,000Bennett + Co assists with the funding of AustLII's Western Australia resources.
[Charles Darwin University]----------$2,000Charles Darwin University assists with the funding of AustLII's Northern Territory resources and Academic resources.
[Comcare Australia]----------$2,000Comcare assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Council of Australasian Tribunals Inc]----------$2,000The Council of Australasian Tribunals Inc assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Davies Collison Cave]----------$2,000Davies Collison Cave assist with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Dever's List Barristers' Clerk and Barristers]----------$2,000Dever's List Barristers' Clerk and Barristers assist with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
Dr Nick Seddon----------$2,000Dr Nick Seddon (Lawyer) assists with the funding of AustLII's Australian Capital Territory resources.
[Forte Family Lawyers]----------$2,000Forte Family Lawyers assist with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
Jeffcott Chambers----------$2,000Jeffcott Chambers assist with the funding of AustLII's South Australian resources.
[List A Barristers Pty Ltd]----------$2,000List A Barristers Pty Ltd assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner]----------$2,000The Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Piper Alderman]----------$2,000Piper Alderman, assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Planning Panels Victoria]----------$2,000Planning Panels Victoria assists with the funding of its decisions in AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Southern Cross University Library]----------$2,000Southern Cross University Library assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources
[TaxBanter]----------$2,000TaxBanter assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[The Australian Catholic University]----------$2,000The Australian Catholic University assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources and Academic resources.
[The University of Newcastle School of Law]----------$2,000The University of Newcastle School of Law assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources and Academic resources.
[Victoria University]----------$2,000Victoria University assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[LawCPD]----------$1,750LawCPD assists with the funding of AustLII's Western Australian resources.
Adrian Batterby (Lawyer)----------$1,500Adrian Batterby (Lawyer) assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Family Law Practitioners' Association of WA (Inc)]$1,500----------Family Law Practitioners' Association of WA (Inc) assists with the funding of AustLII's Western Australian resources.
John Southalan----------$1,500John Southalan assists with the funding of AustLII's Western Australian resources.
[Robinson Locke Litigation Lawyers]----------$1,500Robinson Locke Litigation Lawyers assist with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources.
[Centre for Continuing Legal Education at UNSW]----------$1,250The Centre for Continuing Legal Education at UNSW assist with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Eaglegate Lawyers]----------$1,250Eaglegate Lawyers assist with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources.
[UNSW Law Edge]----------$1,250UNSW Law Edge assist with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Commonwealth Ombudsman]----------$1,200The Commonwealth Ombudsman assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
Elson Pow & Associates----------$1,200Elson Pow & Associates assist with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[ANU College of Law]----------$1,100The ANU College of Law assists with the funding of AustLII's Australian Capital Territory resources and Academic resources.
[K&L Gates]----------$1,100K&L Gates assist with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Page Seager Lawyers]----------$1,100Page Seager Lawyers assists with the funding of AustLII's Tasmanian resources.
Russell Cocks----------$1,100Russell Cocks assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Anchor Legal]----------$1,000Anchor Legal assists with funding AustLII's Western Australian resources.
[Australian Institute of Administrative Law]----------$1,000Australian Institute of Administrative Law assists with the funding of AustLII's Australian Capital Territory resources.
[Cooper Grace Ward Lawyers]----------$1,000Cooper Grace Ward Lawyers assist with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources.
[Denman Chambers]----------$1,000Denman Chambers assists with funding AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Doogue + George Defence Lawyers]----------$1,000Doogue + George Defence Lawyers assist with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Exam Success]$1,000----------Exam Success assist with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
Gary Testro----------$1,000Gary Testro (Lawyer) assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[King Lawyers]----------$1,000King Lawyers assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[National Library of Australia]----------$1,000The National Library of Australia assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources
[Nevett Ford Ballarat Pty Ltd]----------$1,000Nevett Ford Ballarat Pty Ltd assist with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Nevett Ford Melbourne Pty Ltd]----------$1,000Nevett Ford Melbourne Pty Ltd assist with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
Nick O'Neill----------$1,000Nick O'Neill assists with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
[Online Induction]----------$1,000Online Induction assist with the funding of AustLII's Western Australian resources.
Rachel Doyle----------$1,000Rachel Doyle assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Schweizer Kobras]----------$1,000Schweizer Kobras assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Sydney Criminal Lawyers]----------$1,000Sydney Criminal Lawyers assist with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
Terrence Lynch----------$1,000Terence Lynch assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[The Family Law Book]----------$1,000The Family Law Book assist with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources.
[The University of Adelaide]----------$1,000The University of Adelaide assists with the funding of AustLII's South Australian resources and Academic resources.
[Victoria University Library]----------$1,000Victoria University Library assists with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
[Villari Lawyers]----------$1,000Villari Lawyers assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
[Western Sydney University School of Law]----------$1,000Western Sydney University School of Law assists with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources and Academic resources.
Anonymous Contributors$1,615$3,265 2020 anonymous contributors (14) assist with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
NSW Legal Profession contributors under $1,000$50$7,810 2020 Contributors: Carolyn Kelly Legal ($50); assist with the funding of AustLII's New South Wales resources.
Victorian Legal Profession contributors under $1,000$1,835$4,515 2020 Contributors: Peter Vitale ($500); William Rimmer ($500); Jamie Catlin ($200); Kevin Doyle ($200); David Joseph & Co Lawyers ($100); Jack Rabl ($100); Katherine Moorhouse Perks Solicitor ($100); Parkston Lawyers ($100); Rolf Sorensen ($35); assist with the funding of AustLII's Victorian resources.
Business and Industry contributors under $1,000$370$2,120 2020 Contributors: Andrew Sneddon ($100); CST Tax Advisors ($100); CTA ($100); Jun Kun Li ($50); JPJ Group Pty Ltd ($20); assist with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
Courts, Tribunals & Regulators contributors under $1,000----------$500 2020 Contributors: assist with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
Education contributors under $1,000----------$1,250 2020 Contributors: assist with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
Government contributors under $1,000-------------------- 2020 Contributors: assist with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
Other contributors under $1,000$1,235$2,912 2020 Contributors: Nicholas Eric ($365); Elizabeth Evatt ($250); Narelle Clark ($200); Alex Horwood ($100); Bruce Hammonds ($100); John Woods ($100); Richard Harding ($100); Fleur Radford-Lempire ($20); assist with the funding of AustLII's Commonwealth resources.
Western Australian Legal Profession contributors under $1,000$200$700 2020 Contributors: Bernard Standish ($100); JK Legal ($100); assist with the funding of AustLII's Western Australian resources.
Queensland Legal Profession contributors under $1,000$950$405 2020 Contributors: Dundas Lawyers Pty Ltd ($500); Malcolm Liston ($250); Graeme Orr ($200); assist with the funding of AustLII's Queensland resources.
Tasmanian Legal Profession contributors under $1,000----------$50 2020 Contributors: assist with the funding of AustLII's Tasmanian resources.
South Australian Legal Profession contributors under $1,000$305$2,900 2020 Contributors: Costs Law SA ($200); Haebich Law ($100); Nadeem Shaki ($5); assist with the funding of AustLII's South Australian resources.
ACT Legal Profession contributors under $1,000$200$100 2020 Contributors: DR Jarvis Barrister ($200); assist with the funding of AustLII's Australian Capital Territory resources.
NT Legal Profession contributors under $1,000----------$100 2020 Contributors: assist with the funding of AustLII's Northern Territory resources.
Norfolk Island contributors under $1,000-------------------- 2020 Contributors: assist with the funding of AustLII's Norfolk Island resources.

Previous Funding Sources

AustLII wishes to thank those sources that have provided it with significant funding in past years, but no longer provide funding:

Minor funding has also been provided by the Combined Community Legal Centres and the Australian Commercial Disputes Centre.


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