Other Jurisdictions

CommonLII The Commonwealth Legal Information Institute provides a search facility for free core legal information from the whole Commonwealth, covering 756 databases from 59 countries, including the English Reports 1220-1873.

Foreign Law Guide (FLAG) A collaborative internet gateway to the holdings of foreign, international and comparative law in UK university and national libraries, maintained by.

Foreign Law Research (FLARE) A collaboration between the major legal research libraries in the UK working to improve access to and exploitation of foreign, comparative and international materials at the national level.

Guide to Law Online Prepared by the Law Library of Congress this is an annotated worldwide guide to sources of information on government and law, with selected links to reliable sites.

LAW.gov - Library of Congress Hosts links to online sources of constitutions & other legal materials from nations around the world. Produced by the USA Law Library of Congress.

WorldLII A collaboration of various Legal Information Institutes and other institutions, offering free, independent and non-profit access to worldwide law including International Court of Justice decisions since 1993.


AsianLII The latest project from the Free Access to Law Movement, providing access to 216 legal databases from 28 Asian countries and territories.


AUSTLII Australian Legal Information Institute - the pioneers in making legislation and case law freely available.


CANLII Canadian Legal Information Institute - offers free access to Canadian legal materials.


Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court Civil and criminal judgments at both High Court and Court of Appeal level since 1996.

Globalex NYU’s guide to Caribbean legal resources.

Channel Islands

Guernsey Bar A directory of the Guernsey Bar and an introduction to Guernsey law and procedure plus a law dictionary and links to other Channel Island, French and EU legal websites.

Guernsey Legal Resources Access to laws and ordinances from 1980 onwards; Guernsey Law Reports from 2005 onwards; unreported judgments from 2006 onwards; Guernsey Law Journal 1985 – 2000.

Jersey Legal Information Board Official source of legal information in Jersey, including Laws in Force, Jersey Law reports 1985 - 2009, unreported judgments from 1997 onwards, Practice Directions of the Royal Court and Jersey and Guernsey Law Review.

Law Officers of the Crown Official Guernsey government website, containing texts of selected legislation.


Laws of Gibraltar This Gibraltar Government website contains all primary and secondary legislation consolidated to date.

New Zealand

NZLII Currently offers free access to 41 databases of legal information in New Zealand.


Lovdata Selected laws and cases translated into English. Only part of the content is available without a subscription.

South Africa

SAFLII Free access to South African legal information.


Swiss Confederation Federal legislation in unofficial English translation.