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Northern Integrated Family
Violence Services Partnership
For professionals supporting the
safety of victim survivors in Melbourne's
northern metropolitan region


Resources for professionals navigating family violence legal matters and Victoria Police involvement.

Knowledge to Advocate 

This key NIFVS resource is for workers supporting victim survivors of family violence through the legal system. Find information about Victoria Police process, Intervention Orders, legal support and the Magistrates’ Court.

For more legal resources and information, visit the Women’s Legal Service Victoria and Victims of Crime websites.