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The objectives of the Federal Court of Australia (Federal Court) are to:

  • decide disputes according to law – promptly, courteously and effectively and, in so doing, to interpret the statutory law and develop the general law of the Commonwealth, so as to fulfil the role of a court exercising the judicial power of the Commonwealth under the Constitution
  • provide an effective registry service to the community, and
  • manage the resources allotted by Parliament efficiently.