Family Violence Restraining Order: What is Family Violence?

Domestic violence or family violence is unfortunately common in Australia which is a contributing factor to homelessness in women, children and men. According to statistics, one in four women and one in thirteen men has experienced violence from an intimate partner. Family violence also affects the children in the family with 86.8% of them indicating they either […]

When Can You Apply for a Restraining Order in Western Australia?

When Can You Apply for a Restraining Order in Western Australia?

Generally speaking, you can make an application for a restraining order in Western Australia if you believe your safety is at risk. Some examples of where you might find that your safety is at risk may include but not limited to: Where you have been assaulted physically You have been threatened with violence or assault […]