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 WA Family and Domestic Violence Legislation


The Western Australian legislation relating to family and domestic violence includes:

Restraining Orders Act 1997
Covering laws regarding restraining orders which can protect victims. Advice and assistance on these can be obtained through the Domestic Violence Legal Unit at Legal Aid WA.

Family Law
The Western Australian Department of the Attorney General website is linked to the most up to date information on Family Law and Courts in WA and Australia.


If you, or someone you know are in immediate danger call the Police on 000.

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