4.3 Court Applications, Appeals & Orders
This chapter explains:
- what court applications a parent can make if they are not satisfied with the Registrar's decisions or an outcome of the AAT first or second review of a decision. This includes applications under the child support legislation and the Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977,
- the orders a court can make on those applications,
- orders that a court may make under the FL Act that affect a child support assessment or the details entered in the Register, and
- how the Registrar interprets court orders, including orders made under the FL Act which will affect a child support assessment.
WA ex-nuptial cases
The information in this chapter applies to WA ex-nuptial children. See 1.4 for details of the date from which various provisions had effect.