National Domestic and Family Violence Bench Book
Parenting orders - Other Bench Books
Section [25-000] discusses the procedures for dealing with applications for Apprehended Violence Orders, hearing applications, the making and variation of orders, consent orders, duration and conditions, and the National Domestic Violence Order recognition scheme.
Chapter 9.11 discusses the interaction between domestic violence orders and family law orders, including parenting orders, an applicant’s obligation to inform the court about any family law orders, and the matters the court must consider before deciding to make or vary a domestic violence order. Chapter 184.108.40.206 discusses the situation where parties have ongoing contact due to Family Court parenting orders.