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Bail in Australia

This study is a comparison of selected topics in the bail laws of all Australian jurisdictions as of 1 December 1988. The focus is on pre-trial bail as it pertains to the lower courts.

Appendix 1 compares eligibility for bail for the different Australian jurisdictions. Appendix 2 compares considerations in granting bail for the different Australian jurisdictions. Appendix 3 lists the forms of bail as appearing in the law itself for the different Australian jurisdictions.

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Devine F. 1989. Bail in Australia. Archive. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. https://aic.gov.au/publications/archive/bail-in-australia