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Migration and Citizenship Legislation and Policy Documents Database: LEGENDcom

What does LEGENDcom contain?

The LEGENDcom database is produced by the Australian Government, Department of Home Affairs.

LEGENDcom is an online database of migration and citizenship legislation and policy documents, containing current and historical versions of the following:

  • Migration Act 1958 and associated Migration Regulations (since 1 September 1994)
  • Citizenship Act 1948 and associated Citizenship Regulations (since 10 April 1997)
  • Citizenship Act 2007 and associated Citizenship Regulations (since 1 July 2007)
  • Other Migration and Citizenship related legislation
  • Policy Instructions (formerly Procedures Advice Manuals)
  • Migration Series Instructions
  • Australian Citizenship Instructions
  • Legislative and non-legislative Instruments (including Section 499 Directions and Gazette Notices)
  • Fillable forms that can be saved on a computer and completed by typing directly into the fields.


If you are enrolled in the Graduate Diploma in Migration Law and Practice and have a question about this database, please contact Christine Giles at Christine.Giles@uts.edu.au for further information.

Other researchers should contact Jennifer Burn at Jennifer.Burn@uts.edu.au for access to this database, as you will be required to use a username and and password.