Public Health Emergency

A Public Health Emergency has been declared in the ACT.
For the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. See the ACT COVID-19 website
or call the COVID-19 helpline on (02) 6207 7244 for all information related to the health emergency.

Civil Unions Act 2012

In Force


  1. This Act was repealed by Marriage Equality (Same Sex) Act 2013 A2013-39 s 51 on 7 November 2013. The High Court held that Act to be of no effect (see Commonwealth v Australian Capital Territory [2013] HCA 55).

Current version

Effective Files/Formats Version Published Notes
2 March 2017 PDF PDF Word R7 2 March 2017

Republication for amendments by A2017-5

Administering Minister and Directorate

  • Minister for Justice, Consumer Affairs and Road Safety - Justice and Community Safety Directorate