The Government of Western Australia

Acts in force

Current and historical consolidated versions of all Acts in force in Western Australia.
Consolidated versions incorporate all amendments to the Acts.
Provisions that have not commenced are set out in the notes to the Act.


The database:


Acts currently in force in Western Australia

Imperial Acts (UK) adopted and currently in force in Western Australia

(includes previous versions (where available)).


Does not contain

Acts enacted by other Parliaments (such as federal legislation) that may be applicable in Western Australia

Treasury Acts, i.e. Appropriation Acts, Loan Acts, Supply Acts, Treasurer's Advance Authorisation Acts

Reserves Acts, Road Closure Acts and some Railway Acts.


Changes to the database are usually consolidated within 2 working days of commencement of the amending provision/s, except in busy periods. Busy periods for changes to legislation are early January and early July of each year.