Recommended resources for:
- getting support and legal help
- what bankruptcy means
- alternatives to bankruptcy
- free legal advice when going to court.
Information about what happens when you become bankrupt, including the short- and long- term effects.
Informal debt negotiations
Information about what to do if you are in debt and cannot pay, including advice on contacting the person or organisation you owe and contacting a financial counsellor.
Self Representation Service
Information about how to get free legal advice if you are representing yourself in a bankruptcy case in Victoria and cannot afford a private lawyer or get Legal Aid.