The Australia Act 1986

The Australia Act 1986 1  is often raised by OPCA adherents in Australia as having replaced the Commonwealth Constitution 2 without referendum. This is factually incorrect as it was more to do with the States relationship with the UK not the Commonwealth. The theory is based on a misconception of the changes to constitutional relations between Australia and the UK that had already occurred decades earlier. As stated in the preamble, its purpose was: “An Act to bring constitutional arrangements affecting … Continue reading The Australia Act 1986
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