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Law - Legal research guide: Legislation: Keep up-to-date

Find out about acts, delegated legislation, bills, parliamentary documents and extrinsic materials for Australian jurisdictions

Legislative changes Western Australia

State Law Publisher

  1. SLP Amendments - Information Bulletin 
    Tick the SLP Amendments box, then enter your e-mail address and click the submit button. Email alerts of all legislative changes are sent to subscribers every Friday afternoon
  2. Alerts for individual Acts or Regulations
    Browse to the homepage for the legislation title you require and then click on the Notify link at the bottom-right of the page

Legislative changes Commonweatlh

  • Lawlex - Premium Research & Alerts (all Australian jurisdictions)

Lawlex tracks legislation for all Australian States and Territories and publishes summaries of proposed and new developments within 24 hours of being notified of the change.

To create your profile:

  1. Go to Lawlex by searching in OneSearch
  2. Select the last option, Click here to logout and register to set up a new individual LAWLEX User Account (to make use of customised email alert profiles)
  3. Complete the Mandatory Fields in Add User profile and Save your profile
  4. You are now logged in under My Profile. Your name should be at the top of the screen
  5. Set up your Profile by making selections and then clicking on Next
    1. select the Subjects of Interest to you
    2. choose specific Legislation that you want to track and
    3. confirm your selections (or changes)
  6. Modify your Profile– you may receive too many emails if your alert profile is too broad, so go back and modify your selection
    1. Under Profiles in the blue banner, select My Profile
    2. Under Legislative Alert, click on Modify My Alert

If you happen to log out, to login again, go to Lawlex, click on My Profile and login with your email address and password

For more information on the Alert Service, click on User Guides in the blue banner, and select Legislative Alert Profile Management

You can register for My Account to set up alerts for particular acts and areas of legislation. Alternatively if you use the Advanced Search, you can also set that up as an email alert.