Description: Hansard is the report of the proceedings of the Australian parliament and its committees


  • Use the same formatting for other parliamentary business at Commonwealth and State levels.

In-text citation

Format and layout:

Authoring body (year, page numbers if applicable)
(Authoring body year, page numbers if applicable)


...was questioned (Australia, House of Representatives 2016, p. 3865).

...was questioned (South Australia, Legislative Council 2016, p. 4482).

Reference List / Bibliography

Format and layout:

Authoring body year, Title of document, Date, page numbers.


Australia, House of Representatives 2016, Debates, 19 April, pp. 3833–900.

South Australia, Legislative Council 2016, Debates, 6 July, pp. 4467–527.