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The Commonwealth Courts Portal

The Commonwealth Courts Portal (CCP) is an initiative of the Family Court of Australia, the Federal Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia. The Family Court of Western Australia also provides online services through the CCP.

The Portal provides users with secure web-based access to information about cases that are before these courts.
Through this service, registered users can:

What benefits does the CCP offer?

The CCP is a gateway to a broad range of services and information available from all partner courts. It is designed to maximise efficiency for the user by establishing a common technological framework.

Benefits include:

What services does the CCP provide?

The CCP provides access to a range of services including:

Where is the CCP located?

The CCP can be accessed at or from any one of the following sites:

Privacy and security

Lawyers, barristers, law firms and litigants registering for the CCP are required to agree to the terms and conditions of use, which outline the responsibilities of users with access to court data. This includes protecting the security of your own account and ensuring your nominated email account is secure.

The courts will ensure that only registered individuals with a legitimate right to access the information on a file are given permission to do so (except in the case of an organisation, where the organisation administrator agrees to assume that responsibility).

Further information and help



Phone 1300 352 000

DLCCP.0313 V1


Related information:

Guide to using the Commonwealth Courts Portal

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