Victoria Legal Aid

Safe at home: how to get a family violence intervention order (English)

Published 2024-02-29

About this booklet

This free booklet is for people who are experiencing family violence. It has information about things you can do to get protection and feel safer. It can help you understand your options.

This booklet has information on:

  • how to apply for a family violence intervention order
  • how to get ready for a court hearing
  • what happens at court
  • where to get help.

We have information on family violence in Arabic, Chinese and Vietnamese.

Order free copies of this resource
Some of our publications have limits on how many copies you can order. If you need more copies, email or phone (03) 9269 0234 and ask for the Community Legal Education team.

Reviewed 09 April 2024