Legislation & Bills
In this section you can find links to Victorian Legislation and Bills. To learn more about the legislative process go to how a law is made.
Here you can see which bills are being released, debated and passed when parliament is sitting.
Here you will find Bills from the current year and their current status. Explanatory memoranda are also contained here.
The archive contains Bills from 1996 onwards. Explanatory memoranda for archived Bills are only available online from 2003 onwards.
The Bill Status List details the current status of all Bills considered by the Parliament this year.
Legislation (Acts and Statutory Rules)
Victorian Law Today contains all Acts and Statutory Rules that are currently in operation in Victoria. These are the updated versions incorporating amendments. You should look here to find the law as it is today.
Victorian Statute Book contains all Acts passed since 1851. These are the original versions of principal and amending Acts as they were passed and do not contain details of updates. Original versions of Statutory Rules are also found here.
For details of when Acts came into operation, visit the legislation website, select 'Legislative Information' and then click Commencement Information Acts'.
Last Updated on Monday, 17 October 2016