Victoria Legal Aid (VLA) may provide a grant of legal assistance:
- there is a family reunification order
- there are reasonable prospects of the child/ren being immediately placed in the care of a parent
- there is a family reunification order, care by secretary order or long-term care order
- there are reasonable prospects of the revocation being made
Simplified grants assessment process
Grants to revoke a protection order are VLA assessed. Lawyers seeking a grant of legal assistance must submit an application via , uploading the appropriate documents set out under the relevant guideline in and retaining on file the remaining documents set out in the notes.
Reviewed 01 September 2022