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VLA resources for clients about recovery orders

Information about the resources that VLA provides relevant to recovery orders.

VLA website

The 'find legal answers' part of our website has information about recovery order and children:

VLA publication

The following publication has information about parenting issues after separation, including recovery orders:

VLA fact sheets for clients

VLA has fact sheets to assist people who are representing themselves at a final court hearing in the Federal Circuit and Family Court.

See Fact sheets for clients.