Submission Guide

The Perth ILJ welcomes submissions on a rolling basis. 

Guidelines for submission:

  1. All contributions submitted to the Journal should be original and should not be simultaneously considered for publication elsewhere.
  2. A submission is welcome as long as it fits within the general mandate of the Journal, as described on the journal information page.
  3. you have not and will not submit the work for publication in another journal until notified of the outcome of your submission to the Perth ILJ.
  4. Contributions should be e-mailed only in a soft copy to, the subject of the mail being ‘Submission for Perth ILJ’. Biographical information is to be provided in a removable title page.
  5. All submissions are to be made via e-mail as .doc or .docx documents.
  6. Perth ILJ follows the Australian Guide to Legal Citation (3rd ed) style of referencing. Contributors are requested to comply with the same.
  7. All contributions should adhere to word limits as indicated below. The Editorial Board reserves the right to reject without review manuscripts that exceed the word limit substantially.
  8. Contributors retain the copyright to their work.
  9. By submitting your work, you agree to your work being edited by the editors of the Perth ILJ as they see fit;
  10. By submitting your work, you agree to your work being peer reviewed; and
  11. By submitting your work, you agree to have your work, as edited, published in the Perth ILJ.



  • Articles: 2,000-10,000 words
  • Case Notes: 1,500-3,000 words
  • Book Reviews: 500-2,000 words


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