Human Rights

The Human Rights area of the Tribunal includes:

How do I apply to SAT?

See Applications.

Where can I get assistance?

Special service staff have been trained to handle Human Rights matters. If you would like more information or assistance with your application please contact SAT.

What sort of facilities does SAT have?

Human Rights matters are heard on the five hearing room floors of the SAT building. There are waiting areas and several meeting rooms on each floor.

Hearing rooms vary in size and layout and are allocated according to the needs of the matter and the people involved.

If you have special needs, contact SAT.


The following Acts give SAT the power to hear Human Rights matters. To check the sections and regulations under which applications may be brought to SAT, use the SAT Wizard in Applications.

Where can Human Rights decisions be found?

The full text of all written human rights decisions can be found in the decisions database.

SAT also publishes regular bulletins which contain summaries of written decisions of note in the Human Rights area. Published bulletins are available by selecting Human Rights Bulletins for published decisions of note prior to July 2014, or for decisions of note after July 2014, click here.

If you would like to receive our regular bulletins by email, please register your interest by subscribing here.

Last updated: 24-Nov-2016

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