Health and ageing

What laws affect older people? How do I make a complaint about my doctor?

 

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This looseleaf service covers topics including medical negligence, consent, medical litigation, patients rights, forensic medicine, public health, and ethics. Also available online in the State Library.

 

Find information from NSW Fair Trading about tenants and landlords, buying and selling, strata, agents and managers, holiday parks and retirement villages.

 

NSW government information and videos on wills, power of attorney, enduring guardianship and advanced care directives.

 

Find information and forms from NSW Land and Property Information about power of attorney and enduring power of attorney.

 
The Public Guardian promotes the rights and interests of people with disabilities. Find information about guardianship, planning ahead and capacity.

Looking for more? The State Library has a wealth of legal information in its collections. Try searching our various resources to find more.

Legislation and case law

NSW legislation

Find all NSW legislation, including current and historical Acts, Regulations, Gazettes and Bills. 

NSW caselaw

Find cases from NSW courts and tribunals, including the Supreme Court, Local Court, and the Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT)

AustLII

Find legislation and cases from all Australian jurisdictions.

Federal Register of Legislation

Find all Commonwealth legislation, including current and historical Acts, Legislative Instruments, Gazettes and Bills.