Dictum Society

Writing Competition

Writing Competition


sponsored by anu school of legal practice

Question: The Separation of Powers is a key doctrine that underpins the Commonwealth Constitution. Do comments made by politicians to the media about the judiciary undermine this system of checks and balances?


  • Words: 500  +/-  10%
  • Deadline: 5PM, 11 May
  • Prize: $100
  • Dictum Member to participate
  • Essays must be AGLC compliant


Please submit your essays to publications@dictumsocietyvu.com, and title your submissions: WRITING COMPETITION - [INSERT FULL NAME].

Please email secretary@dictumsocietyvu.com if there are any queries or problems.