A week to learn more about the law

Join us for a state-wide program of events that makes learning about the law easy.

Access to vital information about your legal rights and responsibilities and learn how to act on it.

Victorian Law Week events help you understand their rights, find answers to questions, know what help is available and learn how our legal system works.

Whether it’s a webinar to help you navigate divorce, an in-person session to help you prepare a will, or a discussion on workplace discrimination, there’s bound to be an event that could help you.

Many problems in our lives can have legal answers

There are many different parts to the legal system. It is large and it can be complex, but there is help to find your way.

Victorian Law Week is an opportunity to identify where the law can help you navigate the legal system, legal processes, and what to do next.

There’s a range of events to help you understand the law, whether it’s:

Victorian Law Week supporters

Deakin Law Schoo

Deakin Law School trains thenext generation of lawyers and professionals, who are empowered to use legal skills in an array of global careers.

Victorian Bar

The Victorian Bar is an association of more than 2,200 barristers, with a proud tradition of providing strong and independent legal representation and advice without fear or favour to all in the community.

Law Institute of Victoria

The Law Institute of Victoria (LIV)is the peak body for the legal profession representing lawyers and people working in the law in Victoria.

We’d like to thank the organisations whose generosity has enabled us to produce Victorian Law Week 2023.

Find legal help for everyday problems

Victorian Law Week helps to identify problems in our lives that have a legal aspect. However, finding the right legal help can be complicated.

We have some basic steps to find the right help and learn how to resolve your problem.

Featured events

What happens when I make a complaint to the independent anti-corruption agency (IBAC)?

IBAC is Victoria’s independent anti-corruption agency responsible for preventing and exposing public sector corruption and police misconduct. Join our panel discussing IBAC’s complaint handling processes.

Get “Court” at the Shepparton Library

Learn about the court hierarchy in Victoria and the role of police in the court system.

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Learn about Victoria’s legal system

The legal system is large and complex and can be a bit intimidating, but there is help to find your way. Understanding whether your problem has a legal aspect could help you resolve it.

Events on-demand, across the week at Victorian Law Week

On-demand Victorian Law Week events

Our on-demand videos are available to you across the week, including special Victorian Law Week exclusives.

Find more at Victorian Law Week

Join us for events held online and in-person, across Victoria.

Event program