UK resources

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  • Acts of Parliament - From 1988. The equivalent of the printed Public General Acts, but subsequent amendments are not incorporated. Separate table of Local Acts.
  • BAILII - British and Irish Legal Information Institute. Legislation as passed.
  • - responsible for administering and providing access to the government's information policy
  • Statutory Instruments - From 1987. Includes Draft Statutory Instruments


Pre-legislative material


Case law


Indexes and digests to legal information


Legal news

  • Law Society Gazette - journal of the Law Society. Current issue online and archives from 1986.
  • The Lawyer - daily legal news aimed at practitioners.



Official sites


Other resources

Rest of the UK




Northern Ireland


Channel Islands and Isle of Man

    Although these jurisdictions are British Crown dependencies, they are categorised here for convenience.
  • Alderney - States of Alderney official Government website
  • Guernsey Legal Resources - joint initiative between the Royal Court and the Law Officers of the Crown
  • Guernsey Bar - includes guides, legislation and links to cases and other useful materials
  • Jersey - Legal Information Board
  • Sark - Sark Government website
  • Isle of Man - Tynwald, the Parliament of the Isle of Man


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