Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977
The rights conferred by sections 5 , 6 and 7 on a person to make an application to the Federal Court or the Federal Circuit Court in respect of a decision, in respect of conduct engaged in for the purpose of making a decision or in respect of a failure to make a decision: (a) (b)
Notwithstanding subsection (1): (a) 5 , 6 or 7 in respect of that decision, conduct or failure; and (b) 5 , 6 or 7 that was made to the court in respect of a decision, in respect of conduct engaged in for the purpose of making a decision, or in respect of a failure to make a decision, for the reason:
(i) that the applicant has sought a review by the court, or by another court, of that decision, conduct or failure otherwise than under this Act; or
(ii) that adequate provision is made by any law other than this Act under which the applicant is entitled to seek a review by the court, by another court, or by another tribunal, authority or person, of that decision, conduct or failure.
In this section, " review " includes a review by way of reconsideration, re-hearing, appeal, the grant of an injunction or of a prerogative or statutory writ or the making of a declaratory or other order.
[ CCH Note: S 10 will be amended by No 13 of 2021, s 3 and Sch 2 item 26, by substituting " Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (Division 2) " for " Federal Circuit Court " (wherever occurring), effective at the same time as the provisions covered by Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Act 2021 commences. However, the provisions do not commence at all if that Act does not commence.]