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5. Family Law Matters – when legal aid is available

5.5. Recovery, location and Commonwealth information orders

Legal aid is available for proceedings under the Family Law Act 1975 (Cth) for a recovery, location and/ or a Commonwealth information order relating to the location and/or recovery of a child.

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

See Family Law Guideline 2.8 about costs cap for these types of matter.

Date Last Published: 20/01/2017