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 daughter has been renting a home from a real estate
My daughter has been renting a home from a real estate company they have not done any maintenance on the reported problems. The bathroom has had a leek in the shower for nearly nine months. Because of… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
23,318 satisfied customers
I'm currently renting a 2 room with on suite. I've been here
I'm currently renting a 2 room with on suite . I've been here since February and have reported to the Property Manager and owner repeatedly that there was a Problem with the shower leaking only to be … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
23,318 satisfied customers
I've had an argument with my landlord today and wanted to
Hi, I've had an argument with my landlord today and wanted to make a formal complaint/report it. How can I do so? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
23,318 satisfied customers
I'm looking for someone who can advice me regarding my
I'm looking for someone who can advice me regarding my recent stay at an holiday accommodation which was horrible and now contact with this person is very difficult … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
I am renting a house with a pool. In August and September
Hello. I am renting a house with a pool. In August and September 2018 the pool guy (1) left the pool pump running for about 5-6 days without telling me and (2) left my hose filling the pool without te… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Water is coming into our unit from common property (walls,
Water is coming into our unit from common property (walls, windows, roof and has destroyed the hobs) - this is against the Water and OC Act. Builders and flood tests say balconies are not to blame, bu… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Nine years ago we had our house renovated one of the areas
Nine years ago we had our house renovated one of the areas was the bathroom, we had a new shower put in approx 2 years ago we noticed a water patch on the floor of the wardrobe next to the bathroom in… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
23,318 satisfied customers
I'm disabled due to a car accident i had in 97,I started
Hello my name is***** disabled due to a car accident i had in 97,I started renting a house with Homeswest, ACC#2752301,in 99,I reported a water leak from the shower that was adjoining to my room,this … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
My mother-in-law left the family home to the youngest daughter
My mother-in-law left the family home to the youngest daughter of her 6 children with a '...right to reside therein for as long as she may desire ON THE PROVISO that the same daughter is responsible f… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
I have a contents insurance policy with Westpac, Level of
Hello. I have a contents insurance policy with Westpac, Level of cover "Quality Care". It specifies under that that level it will cover "escape of liquid". I accidentally knocked over a can of paint w… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
I am a NZ citizen, been in Brisbane 18 years, I have a warrent
I am a NZ citizen, been in Brisbane 18 years, I have a warrent ATM and need to go to NZ (family emergency) if I go interstate then go to NZ will I get thru customs o.k?… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
My license got disqualified in 2013 years. However,
My license got disqualified in 2013 for three years. However, my wife Is pregnant and due on 8/6. It is very inconvenient for me to look after my wife without having a license to drive a car. I would … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Leon. I am Australian and my partner has just been granted
Hello Leon. I am Australian and my partner has just been granted a 801 defacto partner visa after living here for the past 18 months. We also have an 18 month old son who is Australian and was born he… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
how are you. I have signed a contract of sale of real estate
Hi how are you. I have signed a contract of sale of real estate 3 years ago. This is a long settlement contract. At same time , I also signed a agreement with My Bahay Now Pat Ltd (ACN ********* . The… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
I just need some information about a consent order. Me and
Hi I just need some information about a consent order. Me and my partner we have already a consent order in place. We decide to stay married and we don't need a consent order anymore so can we stop ex… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
I have recently purchased a business, and I am finding out
I have recently purchased a business, and I am finding out now that they have overstated the business profit in their P&L statement by not declaring certain expenses. What can I do about this?… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hello my name isXXXXX have been living in free standing
Hello my name isXXXXX have been living in free standing house leased by dept of housing since 2004 as my children were young and I am a single mum. For years i have been complaining about the seriousn… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
I have a twelve months lease and am six months into it. There
I have a twelve months lease and am six months into it. There is a water leak in the bathroom that makes the room wet and splashes water over it. I thought it was a leaking pipe and the property agent… 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:

Deborah Awyzio

Deborah Awyzio

Solicitor

863 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience

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

32,717 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

23,318 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,501 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

< 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