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Posted on 17 Apr 2018
Find out how VCAT can help you with a range of disputes and guardianship issues, during Law Week 2018 (14-20 May).
Posted on 13 Apr 2018
New approach to engaging with our stakeholders
Posted on 23 Mar 2018
The new Shepparton Law Courts officially opens!
Posted on 09 Mar 2018
From 12 March 2018, new laws on medical treatment decisions will be introduced which expands VCAT’s role.
Posted on 22 Feb 2018
VCAT's new Accessibility Action Plan 2018-2022 sets out how we will assist people with a disability An impairment or combination of impairments – physical, neurological, or acquired brain injury. To be defined as a disability, the impairment would be permanent, result in significantly reduced capacity to communicate, move around or manage day-to-day activities and require ongoing support. to gain better access to VCAT.
Posted on 14 Feb 2018
From 22 Feb 2018, people in Barwon South West will have access to fast track mediation Mediations are confidential meetings where parties discuss ways to resolve their dispute, with the help of an impartial mediator. and hearing The time and place at which VCAT hears the parties argue their case and makes a decision. service for goods and services disputes under $5000.