Right to access and amend personal information held by VLA

Right to access and amend personal information held by VLA

A person who has applied to Victoria Legal Aid (VLA) for a grant of legal assistance may request:

  • access to their personal information which VLA holds
  • that VLA amend any of their personal information if they believe the information which VLA holds is not correct.

VLA’s privacy management policy

A person applying for a grant of legal assistance, or anyone else, may obtain VLA’s privacy management policy:

  • by making a request in writing to:
    Complaints and Statutory Compliance
    Victoria Legal Aid
    GPO Box 4380
    Melbourne Vic 3001
  • by telephone: call (03) 9280 3789 and ask for Complaints and Statutory Compliance
  • by email to privacy@vla.vic.gov.au
  • from VLA’s website.