How we can help
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If we can’t help, we can refer you to other organisations that can.
Our other free legal services include:
We also have free publications to help you understand court processes:
Other organisations that can help
You can also find a private lawyer near you through the Law Institute of Victoria’s . All law firms included in the Legal Referral Service provide a free 30-minute interview. You can use this interview to understand more about the legal issue and discuss the available options and how much they will cost. Note that the free interview is not 30 minutes of free legal advice.
Courts and tribunals
Each court can give you information about their own court processes but they cannot give you legal advice.
These resources that will help you understand what happens at court:
Disclaimer: The material in this print-out relates to the law as it applies in the state of Victoria. It is intended as a general guide only. Readers should not act on the basis of any material in this print-out without getting legal advice about their own particular situations. Victoria Legal Aid disclaims any liability howsoever caused to any person in respect of any action taken in reliance on the contents of the publication.
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Reviewed 16 January 2023