Next steps

Where to from here?

You’ll receive an email shortly, which will have your application for a family violence order paperwork (draft).

It’s important that you speak with an expert in this space before you submit your protection order paperwork.

Speak with an expert to:

Get peace of mind that applying for a protection order is your best next step

Understand the process to apply and what happens once your application is submitted

Create a safety plan and connect with support services

Protection Unit, ACT Magistrates Court
(02) 6205 3649

To watch the Explainer Video, CLICK HERE.

Legal Aid ACT Family Violence Unit
6207 1874
Women’s Legal Centre ACT
(02) 6257 4377
NSW/ACT Aboriginal Legal Service
1800 733 233
Domestic Violence Crisis Service
(02) 6280 0900
EveryMan Australia
(02) 6230 6999
Canberra Rape Crisis Centre
(02) 6247 2525