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Foreign law: Asia & Pacific

Asia & Pacific Law

World MapThis guide contains regional and selected country specific resources for Asia, South-East Asia and the Pacific region. 

Find out more about the legal systems and researching laws at GlobaLex Foreign Legal Research.

The Law Library has historical print holdings of primary sources for a range of Pacific countries. See the individual country tabs below.

Use PacLII for more current online resources. 

See our separate page on this guide for China & Hong Kong.

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Key databases

Region-wide resources

Country resources


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Historical sources