Some Australian state and territory borders remain closed – is this unconstitutional

Monash University

A Monash University expert is available to discuss the decision by some state and territory governments to keep their borders closed, despite a decline in national COVID-19 cases, including the following points:

  • Certain states and territories have decided to keep their borders closed – is this unconstitutional?

  • Constitutional right to freedom of movement

  • Legal aspects of state border closures in Australia

Associate Professor Luke Beck, Faculty of Law

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