Family Court Research (FCR) is a private, independent research group.

  • We are not affiliated with the Family Court of Australia in any way.
  • Our assumed role is to research issues relating to the Family Court of Australia from the perspective of an independent observer.

We endeavour to provide accurate, up-to-date information on this site ( but do not guarantee it. We ask that, if you see a mistake or inaccuracy of some kind, please bring it to our attention and it will be corrected as soon as possible.

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FCR accepts no liability for any loss or damage a person suffers because of relying, directly or indirectly, on information published on this site.