Other Websites

This page lists:

  • Legal Assistance
  • Legal Information
  • Courts and Tribunals
  • Counselling Services
  • Other Information

If you have trouble finding what you are after, or have further questions, please contact us.

Legal Assistance

Commonwealth Ombudsman
http://ombudsman.gov.au/

Aboriginal Legal Service (NSW/ACT)
http://www.alsnswact.org.au/

Legal Aid ACT
http://www.legalaidact.org.au

Legal Aid NSW
www.legalaid.nsw.gov.au

Tenants ACT
http://www.tenantsact.org.au/

Welfare Rights & Legal Centre
http://www.welfarerightsact.org/

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Legal Information

ACT Human Rights Act
http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/act/consol_act/hra2004148/

ACT Human Rights Commission
http://www.hrc.act.gov.au/

Attorney General’s Department (overseas child abduction)
http://www.ag.gov.au/www/agd/agd.nsf/Page/Families_Children_Internationalchildabduction

Australian Industrial Relations Commission
http://www.airc.gov.au/

Australian Law Reform Commission
http://www.alrc.gov.au/

Australasian Legal Information Institute (Austlii)
http://www.austlii.edu.au/

ComLaw (Commonwealth legislation)
http://www.comlaw.gov.au

Department of Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs
http://www.immi.gov.au

Fair Work Commission
http://www.fwc.gov.au

Find Legal Answers
http://www.legalanswers.sl.nsw.gov.au/

Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission
http://www.hreoc.gov.au/

Legal Information Access Centre
http://liac.sl.nsw.gov.au

My Family Is Separating – What Now?
http://familyseparation.humanservices.gov.au/

NSW Police Domestic and Family Violence Policy
http://www.police.nsw.gov.au/community_issues/domestic__and__family_violence

LawAccess NSW
http://www.lawaccess.nsw.gov.au/

Law Council of Australia
http://www.lawcouncil.asn.au

LawStuff
http://www.lawstuff.org.au/

National Legal Aid
http://www.nla.aust.net.au

Australian Pro Bono Centre 
http://www.nationalprobono.org.au/home.asp

NSW Women’s Legal Resource Centre
http://www.womenslegalnsw.asn.au

ACT Law Society
http://www.actlawsociety.asn.au/

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Courts and Tribunals

ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal (ACAT)

http://www.acat.act.gov.au

ACT courts and tribunals
http://www.courts.act.gov.au

Family Court of Australia
http://www.familylawcourts.gov.au

Federal Circuit Court of Australia
http://www.federalcircuitcourt.gov.au

High Court of Australia
http://www.fmc.gov.au/

ACT Sentence Administration Board
http://www.cs.act.gov.au/the_sentence_administration_board

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Counselling Services

Beyond Blue
http://beyondblue.org.au/index.aspx?

Bursting the Bubble
http://www.burstingthebubble.com

Canberra Rape Crisis Centre
http://crcc.org.au

Conflict Resolution Service
http://crs.org.au/

Domestic Violence Crisis Service
http://www.dvcs.org.au/

Enough Is Enough (Anti-Violence Movement Inc)
http://enoughisenough.org.au/

My Family Is Separating – What Now?
http://familyseparation.humanservices.gov.au/

Family Relationships Online
http://www.familyrelationships.gov.au/Pages/default.aspx

Immigrant Women’s Support Service
http://www.iwss.org.au/

Lifeline
http://www.lifeline.org.au/

Mensline Australia
http://www.menslineaus.org.au

NSW Domestic Violence Line
http://www.community.nsw.gov.au/parents_carers_and_families/domestic_and_family_violence/dv_line.html


First Point

www.firstpoint.org.au 
(homelessness assistance) Phone 1800 176 468

Relationships Australia
http://www.relationships.com.au/

Salvation Army
http://salvos.org.au/

St Vincent de Paul
http://www.vinnies.org.au/home-act

Stepfamilies Australia
http://www.stepfamily.org.au/

ARCK (Assisting Responsible Care for Kids)
http://marymead.org.au/programs/family-relationships/ARCK

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Other Information

ACT Office for Women
http://www.dhcs.act.gov.au/women

Barnardos
http://www.barnardos.org.au/barnardos/html/

Canberra Connect
http://www.canberraconnect.act.gov.au

Centre for International Governance and Justice (CIGJ)
http://cigj.anu.edu.au/

Family Separation – Human Services
http://www.familyseparation.humanservices.gov.au

National Association of Community Legal Centres
http://www.naclc.org.au/

Parentlink
http://www.parentlink.act.gov.au/

Two Homes
http://www.twohomes.com.au

Women’s Safety After Separation (National Council of Single Mothers and the Coalition of Women against Violence project)
http://ncsmc.org.au/wsas

Child Support Agency
http://www.csa.gov.au/

Office for Women – ACT
www.communityservices.act.gov.au/women

Office for Women – Federal Government
www.dpmc.gov.au/office-women/about-office-women

Secretariat National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care
http://www.snaicc.asn.au

Australian Women Lawyers
http://www.australianwomenlawyers.com.au/