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
I am a resident of 1 year in Brisbane Water Retirement
I am a resident of 1 year in Brisbane Water Retirement Village Kincumber NSW, a charity retirement village formed for low income retirees. I signed a contract on entering the village and paid $155K en… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,679 satisfied customers
We rentWombarra NSW 2515, the owner came down on Saturday to
second opinion] Hi we rent*****Wombarra NSW 2515, the owner came down on Saturday to fix some blocked drains. He is not a plumber and the house is a 2 story house. He unclogged the pipes upstairs but … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I have rented a three bedroom home for 3.5 years and
Hello I have rented a three bedroom home for 3.5 years and received notice on 13/10/21 to vacate on 12/1/22 I was told that some outside work would be preformed while I continued to rent the property … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I have a neighbour with a failing retaining wall on his side
I have a neighbour with a failing retaining wall on his side of the boundary fence, who refuses to pay to fix it - what can I do? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Pearl! I'm trying to understand one of our strata bylaws.
Hello, Pearl! I'm trying to understand one of our strata bylaws. Can you assist me with it? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Could you please tell me the home builder regulations
Could you please tell me the home builder regulations concerning warranty for a new home, see the following infdoremation. … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Original bathroom with water leak through wall into adjoing
Original bathroom with water leak through wall into adjoing internal room of the same unit. Is it the owner or strata responsibility to fix? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I'm making my inquiry about a building firm and health and
Hi Pearl I'm making my inquiry about a building firm and health and safety Karen … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,679 satisfied customers
Since my neighbour built his house next door, he's removed
Hi, since my neighbour built his house next door, he's removed the 'levy bank' that was adjacent to our property. All the other neighbours above him have this small levy bank, which sends the rain/gro… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,663 satisfied customers
I have a commercial tenancy law question. On 1/April/2016 my
Hi there,I have a commercial tenancy law question.On 1/April/2016 my wife leased the middle floor of a three floor industrial building in Sydney. She assumed responsibility for an existing lease that … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,679 satisfied customers
I am a tradesman in Victoria running my own business
I am a tradesman in Victoria running my own business for the past 20 something years and have completed a certificate 4 in Building and Construction in victoria. (This probably means I should have kno… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,679 satisfied customers
Are we obliged by law to replace efficient existing windows
Are we obliged by law to replace efficient existing windows in a residential building about 25 years old? The existing windows are made of aluminium frames and glaziers… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,679 satisfied customers
We had a solar system installed 3 years ago which was installed
We had a solar system installed 3 years ago which was installed on tin tiled roof. We have roof leakage now ( my insurance company have paid out on the damage inside, but not the roof, because it has … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hi Peter, I am in a very similar situation as a previous
Hi Peter, I am in a very similar situation as a previous question you were asked some years ago. http://www.justanswer.com/australian-law/3fz8z-property-natural-water-flow-across.html The neighbor nex… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,679 satisfied customers
I have a standard retail lease for a small aged care facility
I have a standard retail lease for a small aged care facility that I operate. A Hot Water Service failed recently and the plumber advised it had to be replaced. Owing to the need for immediate hot wat… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,679 satisfied customers
I have lived next door to my neighbor for 22 years, they have
I have lived next door to my neighbor for 22 years, they have been there over 30yrs. about 12 yrs ago we agreed to replace the original fence that had been there since 1962/3. so I could replace the e… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,679 satisfied customers
recently entered into a contract with modern roof restorations
recently entered into a contract with modern roof restorations to restore the roof of my house. i have stopped the restoration as of last friday because i noticed things that didnt seem right. the res… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hello there, I am looking for information re, a neighbours
Hello there, I am looking for information re, a neighbours dam that blocks our access to the main raod. This dam is in the main drainage point from a whole valley, and flows with any amount of rain, t… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 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

52,679 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