Domestic Violence

Provide yourself the peace of mind and assurance that you have a layer of added protection from further harm. The Domestic and Family Violence Act 2012 (Qld) provides the exact definition of domestic violence, and outlines the tools available to you to provide this protection.

Domestic Violence Orders

Behaviour that constitutes domestic violence orders are defined within the Domestic and Family Violence Act 2012 (Qld). Ultimately it is behaviours that constitute domestic abuse, emotional or psychological abuse, and economic abuse.

A court can order the following Domestic Violence Orders:

  • Protection Orders
  • Temporary Protection Orders
  • Consent Orders