Where to get Help

play game free gamesauto japan play free gamesThe Victoria Law Foundation's Everyday-Law website provides information and referrals on a range of common legal issues, including employment. Click on this link to be directed to the Everyday-Law website. 

The Victoria Law Foundation's Everyday-Law website provides information and referrals on a range of common legal issues, including employment. Click on this link to be directed to the Everyday-Law website.

 

ACTU Worklink   -  to contact a union
     1300 362 223
     http://www.actu.asn.au/

Apprenticeship Administration Branch Information Line
     1300 722 603 
     http://www.otte.vic.gov.au/apprenticeships/newapps/

Australian Competition & Consumer Commission
     (03) 9290 1800
     http://www.accc.gov.au/

Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC)
     1300 369 711 
     http://www.humanrights.gov.au/

Australian Securities & Investments Commission 
     Company searches, receivers and liquidation
     (03) 9280 3500
     http://www.asic.gov.au/

Australian Taxation Office (ATO)
     13 2861
     http://www.ato.gov.au/

Career Information Centre Geelong
     (03) 5228 6323 Richmond
     (03) 9299 1038

Centre Against Sexual Assault 
     Referral to closest CASA (03) 9344 2210
     (03) 9349 1766
     1800 806 292
 
     http://www.casa.org.au/

Centrelink   
     132 490
     http://www.centrelink.gov.au/

Child Employment
     1800 287 287

     http://www.irv.vic.gov.au/

Classified Advertising Managers  
     - Herald Sun (03) 9292 2721   http://www.news.com.au/ 
     - The Age (03) 9600 4211   http://www.theage.com.au/ 
     - Leader Suburban Newspapers (03) 98758044  
     - Fairfax Suburban Newspapers (03) 92387773  
     - Regional Newspapers See Yellow Pages

Community Policing Squad
     See White Pages

Consumer Affairs Victoria
     1300 55 8181
     http://www.consumer.vic.gov.au/

Fair Work Commission Helpline (Fair Work Commission)
     1300 799 675 

Fair Work Infoline (Office of Fair Work Ombudsman)     
     13 13 94
     www.fairwork.gov.au

Federal Court
     (03) 8600 3333
     http://www.fedcourt.gov.au/

Federation of Community Legal Centres
     (03) 9652 1500

General Employee Entitlements and Redundancy Scheme (GEERS) 
     If your employment was terminated due to your employer's insolvency or bankruptcy,
     you may be eligible for assistance 
     1300 135 040
     http://www.workplace.gov.au/

Group Training Australia
     (03) 9419 3844
     1800 819 747

     http://www.gtavic.asn.au/

Industrial Relations Victoria
   
  (03) 9651 9070
     Long service leave enquiries 
     http://www.irv.vic.gov.au/

Information Victoria
     1300 366 356

     http://www.information.vic.gov.au/

Job Watch 
     Metro (03) 9662 1933
     Rural 1800 331 617
     http://www.jobwatch.org.au/

Law Institute of Victoria Legal Referral Service 
     Referral to a solicitor
     (03) 9607 9550
     http://www.liv.asn.au/referral

Local Learning and Employment Network 
     (03) 9637 3996
     http://www.llen.vic.gov.au/llen

Melbourne Magistrates Court Registry
     (03) 9628 7777
     http://www.magistratescourt.vic.gov.au/

Models & Mannequins Guild
     (03) 9629 2299
     http://www.sda.org.au/

National Association of Community Legal Centres
     (02) 9264 9595

National Children's and Youth Law Centre
     (02) 9398 7488
     http://www.lawstuff.org.au/

Office of the Federal Privacy Commissioner
     1300 363 992
     http://www.privacy.gov.au/

Office of the Victorian Privacy Commissioner
     (03) 8619 8719
     1300 666 444
 
     http://www.privacy.vic.gov.au/

Office of Training and Tertiary Education
     (03) 9637 2333
     http://www.otte.vic.gov.au/

Small Business Victoria
     (03) 9651 9888
     132 215
     http://www.business.channel.vic.gov.au/

Super Helpline
     131 020
     http://www.ato.gov.au/super

Superannuation Complaints Tribunal
     1300 884 114

TAFE course line
     131 823
     http://www.tafe.vic.gov.au/

Victims of Crime Helpline
     1300 659 419
     1800 819 817
     http://www.justice.vic.gov.au/

Victoria Legal Aid
     (03) 9269 0120
     1800 677 402
     http://www.legalaid.vic.gov.au/

Victorian Equal Opportunity & Human Rights Commission
    1300 292 153  (Advice Line)
    1300 289 621  (TTY)
    http://www.humanrightscommission.vic.gov.au/

Victorian TAFE Students and Apprentices Network
     (03) 9639 6442

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal
     (03) 9628 9700
     http://www.vcat.vic.gov.au/

Victorian Trades Hall Council
     (03) 9662 3511
     http://www.vthc.org.au/

Union Assist 
     Workcover conciliation assistance for union members
     (03) 9639 6144

Victorian WorkCover Authority
     (03) 9641 1444
     1800 136 089
     http://www.workcover.vic.gov.au/

Wageline 
    1300 363 264
     http://www.wagenet.gov.au/

Ways2work
    Ways2work is a Victorian Government website for parents and carers
    wishing to enter or re-enter the paid workforce and their prospective
    employers with up-to-date resources and links to government programs.
    http://www.ways2work.business.vic.gov.au/

Women's Information Referral Exchange
     1300 134 130 
     9654 5124  TTY
     http://www.wire.org.au/

 

Women's Legal Service Victoria
     (03) 9642 0877
     1800 133 302

WorkCover Assist 
     Workcover conciliation assistance for non-union members
     (03) 9941 0537

WorkSafe Victoria
     (03) 9641 1444
     1800 136 089
     http://www.workcover.vic.gov.au/

Worksite for Schools
     http://www.worksite.actu.asn.au/

Youth Law
     (03) 9611 2412 
     http://www.youthlaw.asn.au/