Use of assumed name – witness protection


Australia - Witness Protection Act 1994 (2012)

Section 13 Action to protect witnesses, participants and former participants etc.

(2) That action may include:

(b) permitting persons who hold or occupy designated positions to acquire and use assumed identities in accordance with Part IAC of the Crimes Act 1914; and

Rome Statute

Article 93 Other forms of cooperation

1. States Parties shall, in accordance with the provisions of this Part and under procedures of national law, comply with requests by the Court to provide the following assistance in relation to investigations or prosecutions:

(j) The protection of victims and witnesses and the preservation of evidence;