Sign In

Appendix I

Text Size a a a Print Print this page
 

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/

 

 

Acknowledgement of Country

The Government of Western Australia acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.