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Uniform Evidence Resources

Bench Book

Uniform Evidence Manual – produced by the Judicial College of Victoria

The Uniform Evidence Manual is divided into Parts, following the structure of the Evidence Act 2008 with all major topics covered, including competence, witnesses, relevance, hearsay, opinion, tendency and coincidence, privileges, discretions and warnings.

Note – This manual is currently undergoing a major update, as some material is out of date.

Case notes


These knowledge tests will assist your understanding of key aspects of the Evidence Act 2008, including relevance, hearsay, opinion and discretionary exclusion of evidence.


Further reading

Resources from the Australian, NSW and Victorian Law Reform Commissions