Legal Aid

These protocols set out the roles and responsibilities for Child Protection and Victoria Legal Aid regarding legal representation for children and young people and the provision of information and referral of people in child protection proceedings.

Protocol between the Department of Health & Human Services and Legal Aid Commission: Legal Representation of Children in the Family Division of the Children's Court (1992).

Protocol between the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and Victoria Legal Aid (VLA) for the provision of information and the referral of people involved in child protection proceedings (2019).