What's the law? Australian law for new arrivals


What's the law? was produced by legal aid commissions throughout Australia and is ideal for use in
classroom or community settings.  It includes a DVD with 10 photo stories, information for teachers
and student activity sheets.

The DVD kit explores the real stories of migrants and refugees, from learning about road rules, renting
a house to buying  a car.  Viewers can learn about common legal issues through stories about police,
family issues and dealing with Centrelink.

Episode: Family law
Yahani and Maria discuss getting a divorce.

Order What's the law? DVD Education Resource kit

The What's the law? DVD and resources can be ordered by calling
Melanie Robinson in the Community Legal Education Unit,
Legal Services Commission of South Australia on 08 8111 5732.

  • Notes to support teachers or educators when delivering a training session - PDF download here
  • Activity sheets to assist students comprehension and reinforce key points - PDF download here

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