Family Law Factsheet No. 7: What is Family Violence?

This factsheet outlines conduct that falls within the definition of family violence in family law and what you need to tell the court if you have experienced family violence.

Warning: This factsheet contains information that may trigger you.

If you need support, contact 1800RESPECT or 1800 737 732. If you or someone else is in danger, call 000.

Published on 1 June 2021.


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