This animation explains about legal aid and legal representation. Legal aid may be available for family law, family violence, criminal law and mental health matters.
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Do you need a lawyer to represent you?
Legal Aid can provide lawyers for family law, family violence, criminal law and mental health matters.
To apply for legal aid either come into one of our clinics or make an appointment with a private lawyer.
Whether you are granted legal aid will depend on your income and assets.
So remember, if you need a lawyer come in and make an application for legal aid.
To find out what time clinics are on in your area call 1300 366 611.