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Contact Armstrong Legal:
Canberra: (02) 6288 1100
Sydney: (02) 9261 4555
Melbourne: (03) 9620 2777
Brisbane: (07) 3229 4448

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Contravention is a violation of court orders.

If you wish to inform the court about a contravention of court orders then an application must be filed.

Armstrong Legal Canberra can advise you if an application for contravention is appropriate and of any other methods that can be used.

When to file an application

Armstrong Legal Canberra can advise you if your application for contravention is appropriate and if any other methods can be used.

An application for contravention can be made if you wish for court orders to be followed and you desire punishment for their violation.

Punishment for contravention

The following may serve as punishments:

  • The party is fined
  • The party faces imprisonment
  • The party is put on notice
  • Changes are made to the orders
  • The court takes other measures to ensure the orders are followed

Armstrong Legal Canberra can assist you in your application for contravention.


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Taking the next step and contacting a family lawyer can be scary. Our lawyers will make you feel comfortable so you can talk about your situation. But first, ask yourself, Do I really need a lawyer?

Why Choose Armstrong Legal?

Contact Armstrong Legal:
Canberra: (02) 6288 1100
Sydney: (02) 9261 4555
Melbourne: (03) 9620 2777
Brisbane: (07) 3229 4448

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