7 – State civil law guidelines

7 – State civil law guidelines

Under the State civil law guidelines Victoria Legal Aid (VLA) may make a grant of legal assistance in relation to:

State civil law matters that will not be assisted are detailed in State civil law guideline 8.

Other matters: special circumstances

If a person seeks a grant of legal assistance from VLA for a State civil law matter which is excluded by the State civil law guidelines, other than those listed in State civil law guideline 8, then VLA may make a grant of legal assistance only if the person meets both: