Note: The lawyer is not required to assess eligibility under this guideline. Applications are submitted to ATLAS for assessment by Victoria Legal Aid (VLA).
- it is appropriate for the litigant to participate in litigation
- the parent, or person with , who would otherwise make the application is genuinely unwilling or unable to do so
- the following threshold test is met:
Applications for assistance under this guideline are not administered via the , but are assessed by us. Lawyers submitting an application in must ensure that evidence supporting the application is uploaded to ATLAS with the application.
Notes on this guideline
Reviewed 20 April 2023