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Appendix I

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State Constitutions:  Enactment and Consolidation

State​Date colony proclaimed​Name of original Constitution Act​Date of substantive consolidation​Name of current Constituion Act
​New South Wales​1788​An Act to enable Her Majesty to assent to a Bill, as amended, of the Legislature of New South Wales, 'to confer a Constitution on New South Wales, and to grant a Civil List to Her Majesty' (1855)​1902

An Act to consolidate the Acts relating to the constitution

Where can I find a copy?

http://www.auslii.edu.au/au/legis/nsw/consol_act/ca1902188

​Queensland​1859​An Act to Consolidate the Laws Relating to the Constitution of the Colony of Queensland. (31 Vic No. 38) (1867)​2002

Constitution of Queensland

Where can I find a copy?

http://www.auslii.edu.au/au/legis/qld/consol_act/coq2001288/

​South Australia​1836​An Act to establish a Constitution for South Australia and to grant a Civil List to Her Majesty (No. 2 of 1855–56) (1856)​1934

An Act to consolidate certain laws relating to the constitution of the state, and for other purposes incidental thereto

Where can I find a copy?

http://www.auslii.edu.au/au/legis/sa/consol_act/ca1934188/

​Tasmania​1825​An Act to establish a Parliament in Van Diemen's Land and to Grant a Civil List to Her Majesty (No. 17 of 1855) (1855)​1934​An Act to consolidate and amend the Acts of this State relating to the constitution

Where can I find a copy?

http://www.auslii.edu.au/au/legis/tas/consol_act/ca1934188/

​Victoria​1851An Act to enable Her Majesty to assent to a Bill, as amended, of the Legislature of Victoria, to establish a Constitution in and for the Colony of Victoria (1855)​​1975​Constitution Act (Vic)

Where can I find a copy?

http://www.auslii.edu.au/au/legis/vic/consol_act/ca1975188/

​Western Australia​1829​An Act to enable Her Majesty to assent to a Bill for conferring a Constitution on Western Australia (1889)​N/A​An Act to confer a constitution on Western Australia, and to grant a Civil list to Her Majesty (1889)

An Act to amend the Constitution Act 1889 and to amend and to consolidate the Acts amending the same (1899)

Where can I find a copy?

http://www.auslii.edu.au/au/legis/wa/consol_act/ca1889188/