Who is leading the change
- Court Services Victoria
The Magistrates’ Court of roll out an online application form (based on the Neighbourhood Justice Centre’s online application form) for all applicants for a family violence intervention order across Victoria.
The Magistrates’ Court of Victoria has introduced an online application form for family violence victims to apply for an intervention order. It is intended that the online application form will:
- streamline the application process for family violence victims
- improve access for those in rural and regional areas
- remove the need for family violence victims to complete the form in person
The Family Violence Intervention Order Application is available online (state-wide) or directly through the MCV , allowing for the submission of an intervention order applications to the Magistrates’ Court of Victoria anywhere an internet accessibility is available.
Reviewed 26 August 2020