Family Court Act 1980

1 Title and commencement

(1)

This Act is the Family Court Act 1980.

(2)

Except as provided in subsection (3), this Act shall come into force on 1 October 1981.

(3)

Section 6 shall come into force on the date on which this Act receives the Governor-General’s assent.

Section 1 heading: amended, on 1 March 2017, by section 251(1) of the District Court Act 2016 (2016 No 49).

Section 1(1): amended, on 1 March 2017, by section 251(2) of the District Court Act 2016 (2016 No 49).