Australia Free Public Records
Search free public record databases and other online records in Australia such as birth records, marriage records, deaths, burials, court records, companies, corporations, trademarks, judgments, and much more.
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|ACT Communities |
Use this Australian Citizens Advice Bureau service to view ACT communities in alphabetical order
Search this Landings website for Aircraft Registrations in Australia and other parts of the World.
|Aircraft Registration |
Search the Australian Government Civil Aviation Safety Authority website for registered Aircraft in Australia.
|Art Exhibitions Database |
Search the National Exhibitions Venues Database for touring and temporary exhibition locations around Australia. Search by venue or name.
|Astronomy Databases |
Search these Geoscience Australia databases for Astronomical Information. Includes Australian sunrise/sunsets, moonrise/moonset times, sun & moon azimuths, moon phases, and planet data for major Australian cities.
|Bankruptcies - NPII |
Use this fee-based CITEC service to search the ITSA's (Insolvency and Trustee Service Australia) National Personal Insolvency Index (NPII) for personal bankruptcies. Access requires registration.
Database of Australian Banks.
|Botanical Names |
Search the Integrated Botanical Information System by botanical name, genus, species, rank or infraspecies to find Australian flora information.
|Business Names |
Use this fee-based CITEC service to search each Australian state and territory for business trading names and ABRN, or search by personal name for business affiliations.
|Business Registry - ABN, ACN, or ARBN |
Search this Australian Government ABRpublic service for "publicly available information provided by businesses when they register for an ABN." Database includes ACNs and ARBNs.
Search for Australia businesses by classification, company, suburb, town, and/or state.
|Child Care Services |
Search the National Childcare Accreditation Council's website by location or name to find information on child care services in Australia.
|Climatic Extremes |
View a series of tables from Geoscience Australia illustrating climatic extremes in the different regions of Australia, including record temperatures and rainfall.
|Coastline Lengths |
View a Geoscience Australia table of coastline lengths in the states and territories of Australia.
|Commonwealth War Graves Commission |
Search the Commonwealth War Graves Commission database of Australia and other World War I and World War II burials by surname, initials, war, year of death, regiment, force, and/or nationality.
|Companies & Corporations - ASIC |
Use this fee-based CITEC service to search the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) records for Australian corporation and company information.
|Companies, Products and Services |
Use this service of the Australian Government to search the Australian Suppliers Database by keyword, company name, state or industry to find products, services, company message and contact information for Australian businesses.
|Corporate and Business Names |
Search this database of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission by business name or state number. Provides name, state number, business type, registration date and status, place of business and jurisdiction
|Court Decisions | Federal Court of Australia |
Search this Federal Court of Australia database of court decisions by global search, database search, or case name, or browse an alphabetical list of cases or a list of recent cases.
|Court Decisions | Industrial Relations |
Search this Industrial Relations Court of Australia database of court decisions by global search, database search, or case name, or browse a list of recent cases.
|Criminal Records (info) |
The Australian Federal Police provides information here on how to apply for criminal history checks in Australia.
|Cultural Grants & Services |
Use this Australian Government Culture and Recreation service to search for Australian grants and services for the cultural sector.
Search the Australia Designs database ("Design refers to the features of shape, configuration, pattern or ornamentation which can be judged by the eye in finished products.") using a range of data fields.
Use this Geoscience Australia database to calculate distances between places in Australia. Calculations are represented "as the cockatoo flies."
|Education Institutions |
Search the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) for educational institutions in Australia by location, name, or CRICOS code.
|Educational Courses for Overseas Students |
Search the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) for courses in Australia by field of study, type of course, location, name or CRICOS course code.
|Enforceable Undertakings Register |
Browse the Australian Securities and Investments Commission's list of enforceable undertakings by year. Provides description and document number.
|Environment and Heritage Images |
Search the Department of Environment and Heritage's image databasy by keyword and geographic image to find information and images of Australia.
|Environmental Data Directory |
Search the Department of Enviornment and Heritage's Environmental Data Directory bey keyword to find datasets on the Australian environment.
Search this interactive map from Geoscience Australia for estuaries and estuary information in Australia.
|Federal Court of Australia |
Search the "database of selected information on cases initiated in the Federal Court of Australia and in the federal law jurisdiction of the Federal Magistrates Court of Australia."
|Female Convict Deaths (1845-1874) |
Browse the Female Family Founder's list of female convicts who died under sentence between 1845 and 1874 by name of convict, ship, date of death, age and place of death. In pdf format.
|Female Family Founders |
Browse the Female Family Founders database of women convicts who spent time in Van Diemen's Land (1804-1853) by convict name, ship, year of arrival or age.
|Films and Awards |
Search the Australian Film Commission's database by keyword, production genre or year to find Australian and co-produced films, TV dramas, documentaries and shorts.
|Free Trade Agreement |
Browse a list of pdf files containing information on the Australian-United States Free Trade Agreement.
|Fremantle Prison Convicts 1850 to 1868 |
Search the Fremantle Prison convict database by ship name or convict surname. Contain information about men who were transported to the Swan River Colony in Western Australia.
|Fundraising Offer Documents |
Search the Australian Securities and Investments Commission by document type or date to find fundraiser offer documents.
|Greenhouse Gas Inventory |
Use the Australian Greenhouse Office's National Greenhouse Gas Inventory to find information on greenhouse gases and their effects.
|Heritage Database |
Search the Australian Heritage Database by place, government, keyword or map reference number to find national heritage locations. Provides address, photograph, statement of significance, description, history, condition and bibliography.
|High Court Decisions |
Search or Browse this Australian High Court Database for decisions and Judgments.
Search the National Library of Australia's image database by keyword to find pictures of people, places and events in the collections of libraries, museums, galleries, archives, and universities.
|Import Conditions Database |
Search the AQIS import conditions database by commodity name, country or end use to find Australian import conditions for more than 18,000 foreign plant, animal, mineral and human products.
|Job Vacancies |
Browse the Australian Job Vacancies website by category to find jobs in Tasmania.
|Journals Online |
Searth the Australian Journals Online database by keyword or phrase for Australian online electronic journals.
|Legal Information |
Search this WorldLII hosted site for legal information in Australia.
|Legislation & Caselaw |
Search the Australian Law Database for all matters involving the Legal system of Australia.
|Library Indexes and Databases |
Search or browse the National Library of Australia's indexes and databases for access information on library works and collections.
|Licenses - Auditors |
Search the Australian Securities and Investments Commission by name to find registered auditors.
|Licenses - Cabling |
Search Australian Communications and Media Authority to access the current five registers of cablers.
|Licenses - Financial Services |
Search the Australian Securities and Investments Commission by name licensee or license number to find contact information for Australian securities and investments corporations.
|Licenses - Liquidators |
Search the Australian Securities and Investments Commission by name to find registered and official liquidators.
|Licenses - Radiocommunications |
Use this service of the Australian Communications and Media Authority to search the Register of Radiocommunications Licenses by clients, licenses, sites or registrations along with a choice of keyword types.