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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.

To be eligible for legal aid the applicant must satisfy:

Where a related application to vary orders has been 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: 05/12/2022