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British Antarctic Territory

The British Antarctic Territory (BAT) is the largest British Overseas Territory by area, but has no indigenous population. This, the BAT page of the GOV.UK site, provides information on the administration of the Territory and on the Antarctic Treaty, with link to the full text.

Falkland Islands Government

The Falkland Islands Government site contains the new Constitution (in operation from 1 January 2009) accompanied by an account of the differences between it and the former constitution of 1985. The Legislative Assembly section provides verbatim reports of Assembly sittings, 2007 onwards: these are within the subsection “Public Papers”. There is at present no legislation, other than the Constitution.

Government of South Georgia & the South Sandwich Islands: Laws

The website of the Government of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands contains legislation (Ordinances and SROs) for 1908 onwards. Laws for 1908 to 1950 are as published in Laws of the Falkland Islands and Dependencies (pdf).

St Helena Government: Laws

St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha is an internally self-governing Overseas Territory of the United Kingdom. The Laws section of the St Helena Government website, which relates to St Helena specifically, provides a short summary of the key features of St Helena’s legal system, and links to the texts of all of current locally-enacted laws (Ordinances) and the subsidiary legislation made under them. These are listed alphabetically. Texts are not authoritative for use in court.