If you have been affected by a disaster, you might have legal questions or concerns. There are a number of ways where you can be connected to the right service.
Find a Community Legal Centre
Contact your closest Community Legal Centre and get advice from a local lawyer
Use online chat
Legal Help chat is available on partner Victoria Legal Aid's website for legal assistance and referrals
Disaster Legal Help Victoria co-ordinates legal assistance for people impacted by disaster and provides community legal education to build resilience. It is a partnership between the Federation of Community Legal , Justice , the Law Institute of , Victoria Legal , Victorian Aboriginal Legal and the Victorian Bar .
Other ways to contact us:
If you don’t speak English or it is your second language, please call the Translating and Interpreting on 131 450 and ask to be put through to Disaster Legal Help Victoria on 1800 113 432.
If you are deaf, hard of hearing, or have difficulty using your voice, you can email us at DisasterLegalHelp@vla.vic.gov.au or contact us by phone using the National Relay .Visit the National Relay website for more information.
Reviewed 19 October 2022