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Personal safety intervention order: mention hearings self-help guide for applicants

June 2020

If you or the police have applied for a personal safety intervention order to protect you from someone, this self-help guide is for you. It explains and guides you through the process of a mention hearing. A mention hearing is usually the first time you and the other person (called the respondent) attend court.

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Personal safety intervention order: mention hearings self-help guide for respondents

June 2020

If someone has applied for a personal safety intervention order against you, this self-help guide is for you. It explains and guides you through the process of a mention hearing. A mention hearing is usually the first time you and the other person (called the applicant) attend court.

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Take control of your future decision-making: an introduction

Take control of your future decision-making: an introduction

March 2020

This guide walks you through the process of planning for your future decision-making and explains your options.

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Guardianship and administration: an introduction

Guardianship and administration: an introduction

March 2020

This guide provides an overview of the new legislation, when guardianship or administration will be considered, and the roles and responsibilities of guardians and administrator

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Supported decision-making in Victoria: an introduction

Supported decision-making in Victoria: an introduction

March 2020

This guide explains ways adults in Victoria can appoint another person to support them in making decisions. This lets others know the person has authority to support you and overcomes privacy concerns.

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You and family law: a short guide

February 2020

This free booklet is for people who need information on family law.

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Child support and the law

February 2020

A free booklet with information for anyone who has a child and is not living with the other parent.

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Are you on a treatment order? (Macedonian)

November 2019

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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Are you on a treatment order? (Dari)

November 2019

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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Are you on a treatment order? (Persian)

November 2019

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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Fines: the law, your options

Fines: the law, your options

October 2019

This free booklet is for anyone who has been fined in Victoria. It will help you understand your options.

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