Recognition of interstate orders


  • Judicial Commission of NSW, Local Court Bench Book (updated 2022).
    Section [22-000] 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.


  • Magistrates Court of Queensland, Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act 2012 Bench Book (2021).
    Chapter 19 discusses the National Domestic Violence Order Scheme and its implementation in the Domestic and Family Violence Act 2012 (Qld) for the mutual recognition and enforcement of orders.


  • Judicial College of Victoria, Family Violence Bench Book (2014).
    3.3 discusses the enforceability of interstate (and New Zealand) orders in Victoria.