Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates from the Australian Government

Norfolk Island Legal Aid program

Legal aid may be available to people with matters arising under a Norfolk Island law. The matter must be proceeding through one of the following courts or tribunals:

  • Norfolk Island Court of Petty Sessions
  • Norfolk Island Supreme Court
  • Norfolk Island Mental Health Tribunal
  • Norfolk Island Employment Tribunal
  • Administrative Review Tribunal (Norfolk Island)
  • Administrative Appeals Tribunal (Commonwealth)
  • Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia
  • Federal Court of Australia
  • High Court of Australia

Eligibility Requirements

The following people may apply for legal aid:

  • current or former residents of Norfolk Island,
  • people who are not normally resident in Norfolk Island who have a matter arising under a Norfolk Island law

Further Information

Further information and the legal aid application form is available in the documents below.