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Legal and justice

Find out how to pay a fine, report a crime or make a noise complaint. You can also search for a Justice of the Peace (JP), legal assistance or victim support services.  

Call 000 if you are in immediate danger

Domestic Violence Line 1800 656 463 (1800RESPECT)

Link2home Homelessness ‍1800 152 152

Child Protection Helpline ‍‍13 2111

MensLine 1300 789 978

Crime, prevention and reporting

Find out how to prevent or report a crime, including card fraud, identity theft and graffiti. Support services are available if you are the victim of a crime.

Fines, penalties and prison sentences

Pay or dispute a fine, or find out about prison sentences, parole and visiting an inmate at a correctional centre.

Going to court and mediation

Find out what to expect if you go to court, serve jury service or how to resolve a dispute outside of court through mediation.

Housing and neighbours

Find out how to make a noise complaint and resolve disputes with your neighbours about trees, pets and retaining walls. 

Your rights and legal assistance

Find out about your rights, legal assistance and support for victims.

Youth justice

Find out what your rights are as a young offender and what you can be charged with or what you can do as a parent or guardian. 

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