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 was in an accident where my car hit the curb and my BAC on
good day. i was in an accident where my car hit the curb and my BAC on the scene was over prescribed. i was taken to hospital where they were to take a blood sample. This was done about 4 hours after … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Basically I am on my p1 license I got suspended due to a
Hey, so basically I am on my p1 license I got suspended due to a speeding offence, I am half way through said suspension and I was driving today (foolish I know) I was pulled over for a random breath … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I had 5 infringement in a matter of 3 weeks, all were
Hello , I had 5 infringement in a matter of 3 weeks , all were speeding fines , 1 was 11 kms over and the rest were under 10 kms over , 3 dermit for the 11 over and 1 each for the other 4 , I contacte… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I've just been suspended/disqualified for a DUI in
I've just been suspended/disqualified for a DUI in queensland, but need to know if I can drive in other states until my court hearing in a few weeks? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
My 19 year old son with adhd and lower than normal iq has
Second opinion] My 19 year old son with adhd and lower than normal iq has been charged with 1. Careless driving 2. Probationary driver with more than one peer passenger 3. Drive vehicle whilst exceedi… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,663 satisfied customers
Seeking advise re traffic offence. NSW, I have submitted a
I have submitted a dispute / to seek leniency for failing to stop at a stop sign that I questioned, as at the time of the offence the officer who pulled me over said I didnt stop, I asked how long did I have to stop for as i came to complete stop and when questioned he said 3 seconds, I said yes I stopped for three seconds and his reply was no not he full 3 seconds. Im my application for leniency I stated this and stated that in the drivers hanbook no 3 second rule applied and also stated from an article from the NRMA that a time period is not important, just the fact that the vechicle must come to a complete stop. This was rejected by revenue nsw and I would like to know what further steps I can take. … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,664 satisfied customers
I have been disqualified months back in 11/2013 ( i
i have been disqualified for 30 months back in 11/2013 ( i had an accident on my P's....neg driving.... due to finish the period on the 26/5/2016... … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,663 satisfied customers
I had my Vic drivers licence cancelled by the court period
I had my Vic drivers licence cancelled by the court for a period of 2 years for refusing a breath test, this was five years ago. I have not applied to the magistrates court for an order to be able to … read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
I was recently breath tested and blew 0.024 (below the normal
I was recently breath tested and blew 0.024 (below the normal 0.05 limit), due to prior drink driving charges, I have been summoned to court. I do not have a good driving history. Is it possible for t… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,664 satisfied customers
This is related to my driver licence in Perth It was suspended
This is related to my driver licence in Perth It was suspended by DOT ~3 years pending a full medical examination imposed by them because I was (still) a mental outpatient It started when I tried to g… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,664 satisfied customers
hi a couple of months ago a car that was under my car was found
hi a couple of months ago a car that was under my car was found abandoned on the side of the road and had been involved in an accident. I was about 200 metres up the road from the car quite intoxicate… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hi my question relates to a speeding fine. I have been told
Hi my question relates to a speeding fine. I have been told that under the Australian currency act of 1965 that any infringement fine can only be charged at 10 times that of the highest coin in circul… read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
I am a QLD resident and I just got picked up driving over the
I am a QLD resident and I just got picked up driving over the limit last night. I recorded a BAC of 0.081. The police officer said he was more than happy to say that I was co-operative on the charge s… read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
Hi. I recently recieved a traffic fine for making a u turn
Hi. I recently recieved a traffic fine for making a u turn at a set of traffic lights at night time on a road that was quiet at the time. I was driving carefully but I was unaware that this was agains… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,664 satisfied customers
I was pulled up at my freinds house the other day for not wearing
I was pulled up at my freinds house the other day for not wearing a seat belt . He rang me to help load a table into a ute. He lives about 500 metres from my house , with t junction and 2 intersection… read more
cmcd
cmcd
LLB
146 satisfied customers
Hi there, My partner was stopped while driving for using the
Hi there, My partner was stopped while driving for using the mobile phone. And when the cop found that he only had a learner's permit, (my partner was driving alone at the time), he was told by the co… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
Please advise i was breath tested this morning after pulling
Please advise i was breath tested this morning after pulling out of a junction, i had been drinking the night before. The test came back as 0.096, please advise on the penalties that i am likely to be… read more
Katrina Bell
Katrina Bell
Barrister Sole
Bachelor's Degree
468 satisfied customers
what is the potential penalty for the following offence in
what is the potential penalty for the following offence in western australia caught driving without a licence (never obtained one) speeding at the time 100 in a 60 zone and with a blood alchoal level … read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 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

52,664 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