Domestic Violence Order

What is domestic violence, and what is a Domestic Violence Order?

Domestic violence is a broad range of behaviours, including physical violence, verbal abuse, emotional abuse or economic abuse. If you’re experiencing domestic violence in a relationship, you might feel unsafe or threatened.

If you believe you have been experiencing domestic violence in a relationship, you may apply for a Domestic Violence Order. This video explains the process involved in applying for a Domestic Violence Order. You can apply on your own, or you can receive assistance. For example, a solicitor can work with you on the application.

If someone has made a Domestic Violence Order against you, we can help with this as well.

For more information, contact us to arrange a free initial phone consultation. Our family law team has many years of experience working with domestic violence cases, so we can assist you to understand your options.