The Children's Court deals with restraining order applications involving children. This includes whether the order is to protect a child or is against a child.
The person who applies for a restraining order is the applicant. If the application is granted, they are the protected person.
The person the application is made against is the respondent. They are the person bound by the order.
If you need protection due to the risk of family violence from a family member.
If you need protection from someone making trouble or damaging property.
Allows Family Violence Restraining Orders to be enforced across Australia.
Restraining order to protet a child who attends the same school.
Last updated: 28 August 2023