Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
Recommended resources for:
- anti-discrimination laws
- employment rights
- family violence intervention orders
- getting help with money problems
- the Koori Liaison Officer court program.
The rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are protected by law
Information about the rights under Victorian law of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people not to be discriminated against or disrespected because of their race.
Know your rights in employment – information for Indigenous Victorians
A factsheet on Indigenous Victorians’ legal right to be treated equally at work, including information about discrimination and victimisation and how the commission can help.
Family violence intervention orders
A factsheet explaining what family violence intervention orders are and how to apply for one.
Family violence intervention orders – a guide to staying safe
Information for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people about family violence intervention orders, including what they are, how to get one and how to stay safe.
Get help with money
Information for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people about where to get help with bills, rent, debts, debt collectors and other money problems.
Want to speak with someone about these issues?
Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service 24-hour phone line: 1800 064 865