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VLA resources for clients about contravention of orders affecting children

Victoria Legal Aid resources for clients in relation to the contravention of orders affecting children.

VLA website

The 'find legal answers' part our website has information on the following pages about parenting and separation:

There is also information to explain what services we provide in family law matters:

VLA publications

Our website also has resources including publications to help to resolve a family dispute: