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5. Family Law Matters – when legal aid is available

5.11. Contravention of parenting orders and enforcement of court orders

5.11.1 Contravention of parenting orders

Legal aid is available to make an application or respond to an application in court proceedings for contravention of parenting orders.

For legal aid to be granted, the following tests must be satisfied:

Where a related application to vary orders has been or is to be filed, please see Family Law Policy 5.4: variation of parenting orders.

Note: Legal Aid is not available for enforcement of orders.

Date Last Published: 14/01/2019