Fact sheets

Information about wills

A will is a written legal document that details how the testator (the person making the will) would like his or her property to be distributed after death.


Buying and selling a home

Conveyancing is the transfer of property ownership from one person to another. Conveyancing law is complex, and there are a lot of parties involved in the process. It is important that you understand your rights and responsibilities with respect to each party.


Information about family law

Family law is a broad area of law, encompassing everything relating to marriage, marriage-like relationships, children and parenting, and shared property.


Changes to the First Home Owners' Grant

The Victorian government is making some significant changes to the the First Home Owners' Grant, which are currently being phased in, but will take full effect from 1 July, 2013.


Legal fact sheets