Recommended resources for:
- assault offences, including sexual assault
- reporting an assault to police
- personal safety and family violence intervention orders
- help for victims of crime and witnesses.
This factsheet explains the law about violent behaviour and the possible consequences of being found guilty of a violent offence.
Personal safety intervention orders
A factsheet explaining what personal safety intervention orders are, how they work and how to apply for one.
Family violence intervention orders
A factsheet explaining what family violence intervention orders are and how to apply for one.
A factsheet about sexual assault, explaining what it is and what to do if you have been sexually assaulted.
How victims of crime can get help
A factsheet with a list of organisations that provide assistance and support to victims of crime both in and out of the courtroom.
Want to speak with someone?
Victims of Crime Helpline: 1800 819 817
Victoria Legal Aid: 1300 792 387