Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
My partner and I moved from NZ to AU 14 years ago. We are NZ
My name is***** partner and I moved from NZ to AU 14 years ago. We are NZ Citizens and Have been dealing with Centrelink for over 1 year to try getting my pension payments reinstated. My partner is wo… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Is a New Zealander who has lived and worked in Australia
Is a New Zealander who has lived and worked in Australia since 2004 classified as a Permanent Resident? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I'm presenting myself to you as I'm alone here in Australia
my name is*****'m presenting myself to you as I'm alone here in Australia to deal with my matters and I don't know how to step out of my family situation. … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
How can i complain about verbal and emotional abuse? Im in
How can i complain about verbal and emotional abuse? … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
I separated from my husband in December, we have a car loan
I separated from my husband in December, we have a car loan for the family car which I have driven for the last 5 years in his name. There is 2 years left in the loan He doesn't want to pay the loan … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I just wanted some quick advice please. My friend had been
Hi there I just wanted some quick advice please. My friend had been separated from his wife for around 18 months now. She is fighting for an 80/20 split in her favour. Recently, we were cleaning out s… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I am in New Zealand citizens who has been a resident in
Hi. I am in New Zealand citizens who has been a resident in Australia for 20 odd years, working only in Australia. Am I eligible for Australia Centrelink payments of 1500 a fortnight or whatever it is… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I have recently split from my ex. I have been in a DV
I have recently split from my ex. I have been in a DV relationship for 12 years have 3 children together. I have been on centrelink single parent payments for pretty much 9 years as i was living in between my parents place (primarily) and our home. He is a drug addict and a very abusive aggressive man. I currently have a ADVO on him, he is not allowed to see my children as he is too unsafe and unstable. I am taking him to court to fight for what is mine but need to know legally what that is? I understand the years that we where in a rerlationship together i am entitled but because i am/was on centrelink is that an issue? i am in NSW … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I have a question regarding Centrelink payments that I can't
Second opinion] Hello,I have a question regarding Centrelink payments that I can't answer Centrelink due to being oversees at the moment.I am separating from my partner. He is on Newstart and I am on … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
My son who is a New Zealand citizen but lives with my
my son who is a New Zealand citizen but lives with my husband and I . … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
My husband and I have a small business on the sunshine
My husband and I have a small business on the sunshine coast, recently he sent me away for a holiday, my 27 years old son caught my husband in bed with another woman, what are my options for legal aid… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Iam Seperated from my relationship 2 years back due to
Iam Seperated from my relationship 2 years back due to family violence my son is Australian citizen I wanted to go back to Australia for my kids future and also file a case for my family maintenance h… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I'm really scared I haven't had anything come of anything
Hello I'm really scared I haven't had anything come of anything yet but I'm going into Centrelink to go on partnered and for the last year and a half I have been really sick mentally, I have two child… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I have received a "Default Notice" from Credit Corp debt
Hi. I have received a "Default Notice" from Credit Corp for a debt that I have no prior knowledge of. I have never had any dealings with Credit Corp,or any contact with them prior to receiving the not… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,663 satisfied customers
Hi, Ive received a no obligation meeting with centrelink investigators
Hi, I've received a no obligation meeting with centrelink investigators for a debt of $18,466 from 3 June 2010 to 22 August 2012. It is claimed that I was aware that my ex-partner was working during t… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
My husband and I are New Zealand citizens and we married on
My husband and I are New Zealand citizens and we married on the goldcoast last year, I am seriously considering a divorce due to a serious breakdown in the relationship, and I want to know what the pr… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
Hi, my name is XXXXX XXXXX married woman with 2 children ( 3
Hi, my name is XXXXX XXXXX married woman with 2 children ( 3 & 2years old). I am not originally Australian, I come from Indonesia. I married legally in Indonesia Law with my Australian husband in 2003… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
Master
14,361 satisfied customers
Can the New Zealand government recoup maintenance (child support)
Can the New Zealand government recoup maintenance (child support) from a New Zealand father for the period of time that the woman herself and her defacto partner and the children were also residing in… read more
Katrina Bell
Katrina Bell
Barrister Sole
Bachelor's Degree
468 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

33,424 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

31,751 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,663 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

James D. Ford

James D. Ford

Solicitor

1,600 satisfied customers

Lawyer | Founder & CEO at Blue Ocean Law Group

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x