Disaster Legal Help Victoria

Support for people affected by the Gippsland bushfires and floods

If you have been affected by recent bushfires and floods in Gippsland, here's how to get help.

If you have legal issues because of the October 2023 Gippsland bushfires and floods, we can give you free information and advice or help you find a lawyer. Your legal issues might include:

  • tenancy
  • insurance or property damage
  • parenting arrangements
  • bail.


Call Disaster Legal Help Victoria on 1800 113 432, weekdays 8 am to 6 pm for more information.

To speak with a local legal service, call Gippsland Community Legal Service on 1800 004 402, weekdays 9 am to 5 pm.

You can also call one of the Gippsland Victoria Legal Aid offices, weekdays 9 am to 5 pm:

Reviewed 29 December 2023