Fact sheets - Victorian Legal Services Board + Commissioner

Fact Sheets

For consumers

Consumer rights

The Fidelity Fund


For lawyers

Practice management and avoiding complaints

 Legal Profession Uniform Law

Supervised legal practice

The Fidelity Fund

Trust accounts

Other fact sheets



Translated material

The brochure Working with your lawyer has been translated into 22 languages other than English. These translations are available below.

  • Chinese (Traditional) (281KB PDF)
  • French (Colonial) (16KB PDF)

These languages were selected based on extensive consultation with community support services across Victoria, and an analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data on English language proficiency within Victoria’s culturally and linguistically diverse communities.

Our Service – In your language

The Commissioner has also produced an A3 size poster to briefly explain the role of the Commissioner’s office for people from non-English speaking backgrounds. The poster is available as a PDF document and can be downloaded here:

Interpreting service

The Commissioner also provides a free interpreting service for consumers to assist in communicating with our office. To access this service, contact the contact us and we will arrange to call you back with a registered interpreter fluent in your preferred language.



Last modified March 15, 2019.