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5. Family Law Matters – when legal aid is available

5.17. Domestic and family violence

If the applicant for legal aid has raised a concern about domestic violence refer to Family Law Guideline 2.7 for guidance on how to apply Legal Aid policies where there is an allegation of domestic violence.

Legal aid is available for Apprehended Domestic Violence Order proceedings in the Local Court as set out in the criminal law policies.

Date Last Published: 20/01/2017