About this booklet
This free booklet is a general guide to help you understand the law when it comes to drugs and dealing with police.
It includes information about:
- laws relating to using, possessing and trafficking drugs
- safer substance use
- being arrested, bail and drug diversion programs
- what to do if someone overdoses
- your rights
- where to get help.
Order free copies of this resourceSome of our publications have limits on how many copies you can order. If you need more copies, email email@example.com or phone (03) 9269 0234 and ask for the Community Legal Education team.
Reviewed 29 June 2022