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Disputes about a bill or money owed don't have to end up in court as there is often a better way to resolving money problems. Community Justice Centres provide experienced mediators free of charge, to help people in dispute reach and agreement.

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The NSW local court can also enforce orders made by the Consumer, Trader and Tenancy Tribunal. Find out more about orders made by another court or tribunal.

Which court or tribunal for your matter?

Before starting any court proceedings you should check which court or tribunal is right for your matter. Contact LawAccess NSW to get help if your problem is about:

  • products and services
  • compensation
  • residential tenancy
  • retail tenancy
  • professional conduct
  • government services

Need help?

Call LawAccess NSW 1300 888 529

Before starting any court proceedings you should check which court or tribunal is right for your matter. Call LawAccess NSW for help.

LawAccess NSW is a free government telephone service that provides legal information, referrals and in some cases, advice for people who have a legal problem in New South Wales.

Visit www.lawaccess.justice.nsw.gov.au

The Representing yourself section of the LawAccess website can help you if you have a legal problem in New South Wales. Representing yourself explains legal procedures and forms for court and tribunal cases. It provides:

  • step by step guides to starting and running your case
  • instructions for filling out court forms
  • checklists and frequently asked questions
  • information on alternatives to court
  • contacts for further information and advice

  

Solve your problem without going to court    

Community Justice Centres provide experienced mediators free of charge, to help people in dispute reach an agreement.

Need legal advice or information?

Staff at the NSW Local Court cannot give legal advice. Find out where to get legal advice or information.        

The information on this site is a guide only and is not legal advice - see disclaimer.