Limitation Periods

1.    Commonly Arising Limitation Dates/Schedule of Limitation (SCLS Resource)

Pro-Forma Documents

2.    Statutory Declaration (Queensland)

3.    Affidavits (UCPR and QCAT)

Referral Information

4.    Volunteer Solicitor Firm List (SCLS resource):  Volunteer Solicitor Firm List as at May 2017

5.    Community Legal Centres in QueenslandVolunteer List_March 2017

Crime and Traffic Related Offences

6.   BROCHURE – Going to the Magistrates Court  –What to do when you attend a criminal trial

 7.   FACT SHEET – Sentence Submissions

Queensland Law Handbook – Caxton Legal Service

Download here

8.    SELF HELP KIT – Are you going to lose your driver’s license?

Legal Aid Queensland

http://www.legalaid.qld.gov.au/files/assets/public/publications/cars-and-driving/laguwl-complete.pdf

Debt and Bankruptcy Matters

9.    FORM 3 – Application for Minor Civil Dispute – Minor Debt

Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT)

http://www.qcat.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0019/100855/Application_for_minor_civil_dispute_FINAL.pdf

10.    SELF-HELP KIT – Does Someone Owe You Money?

Legal Aid Queensland

http://www.legalaid.qld.gov.au/files/assets/public/publications/work-and-money/does-someone-owe-you-money.pdf

11.    FORMS – Forms and information for declaring voluntary bankruptcy

Australian Financial Security Authority

https://www.afsa.gov.au/resources/forms/forms-for-declaring-bankruptcy

12.    INFORMATION – Paying your fines (SPER)

Department of Justice and Attorney General

https://www.qld.gov.au/law/fines-and-penalties/

13.   BROCHURE – Financial First Aid

Lifeline

UnitingCare Community fact sheet

Consumer Matters

14.      FACT SHEET – QCAT – Consumer and Trader Disputes

Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT)

http://www.qcat.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0013/101191/Consumer-and-trader-disputes.pdf

15.    FORM 1 – Application for Minor Civil Dispute – Consumer Dispute

Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT)

http://www.qcat.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0015/100851/form-01-app-mcd-consumer-dispute.pdf

Neighbourhood Disputes

  • Trees

16.   FORM  3 – Notice for Removal of Particular Overhanging Branches

Department of Justice and Attorney General

http://www.justice.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0008/180485/form-3-ndr.pdf

17.   FORM 51– Application for Tree Dispute

Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT)

http://www.qcat.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0011/129683/Form-51-application-for-a-tree-dispute-v2.pdf

18.   SELF-HELP KIT – Tree Disputes

 Caxton Legal Centre

https://caxton.org.au/pdfs/Tree%20Disputes%20kit%202017.pdf

  • Fences

19.   FORM 1 –  Notice to Contribute for Urgent Fencing Work

 Department of Justice and Attorney General

http://www.justice.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0007/180484/form-1-ndr.pdf

20.  FORM 2 –  Notice to Contribute for Fencing Work

Department of Justice and Attorney General

http://www.justice.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0006/180483/form-2-ndr.pdf

21.  FORM 53 – Application for Minor Civil Dispute – Dividing Fences 

Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT)

http://www.qcat.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0004/129577/Form-53-Application-for-minor-civil-dispute-dividing-fences.pdf

22.  SELF-HELP KIT – Dividing Fences

Caxton Legal Centre

https://caxton.org.au/pdfs/Dividing%20Fences%20Kit%202017.pdf

  • Peace and Good Behaviour

23.  FORMS – Peace and Good Behaviour Application

Complaint – http://www.courts.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0004/88150/pgb-f-1.pdf

Summons – http://www.courts.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0006/88152/PGB-f-2.pdf

24.   BOOKLET – Peace and Good Behaviour Order – A self help kit to get a peace and good behaviour order

Caxton Legal Centre

https://caxton.org.au/pdfs/Peace%20and%20Good%20Behaviour%20Order%20kit%202017.pdf

25.  ON-LINE MEDIATION –

www.qld.gov.au/applymediation

Powers of Attorney/Advance Health Directives

25.  FORM – Enduring Power of Attorney (Short Form) – Public Guardian

26.  FORM – Enduring Power of Attorney (Long Form) – Public Guardian

27.  FORM – Advance Health Directive

Department of Justice and Attorney General

http://www.justice.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0007/15982/advance-health-directive.pdf

Motor Vehicle Accidents

28.  SELF-HELP KIT – Have you been in an Accident? 

Legal Aid Queensland

http://www.legalaid.qld.gov.au/Find-legal-information/Factsheets-and-guides/Legal-information-guides/Have-you-been-in-an-accident-a-guide-to-help-you-work-out-who-pays-for-the-damage

Personal Injury Matters

29.  SELF HELP KIT – Personal Injury Self Help Kit

Suncoast Community Legal Service

PLEASE NOTE – There is a small ERROR in the Hard Copy Version of this Kit. Page 12 states the Part 1 Notice of Claim must be served personally if the respondent is an individual. This is incorrect. The Part 1 Notice of Claim can be served by registered post. For the up-to-date version of the Personal Injuries Self Help Kit,  please use the Online Resource found below.

Hard Copy Resource http://suncoastcommunitylegal.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/Personal-Injury-Self-Help-Kit-February-2013-ecopy3.pdf

Online Resource www.injuryselfhelpkit.org

30.  FACT SHEETNo Win. No Fee Costs Agreements

Legal Service Commission Queensland

http://www.lsc.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0004/108580/No-win-no-fee-costs-agreement.pdf

31.  LETTER – Personal Injury Limitation Periods

http://suncoastcommunitylegal.org/?attachment_id=584

Workplace/Employment Matters

32.  FORM – Application for Unfair Dismissal Remedy

Fair Work Commission

http://www.fwc.gov.au/documents/forms/form_f2.pdf

33.  FORM – Application – General Protections Dispute 

Fair Work Commission

http://www.fwc.gov.au/documents/forms/form_f8.pdf

FORM – Employment Claim (Unpaid Wages) – Magistrates Court

General Litigation

34.  FACT SHEET – Drafting a Defence – Tips and Examples

LawRight (formerly Queensland Public Interest Law Clearing House – QPILCH)

http://www.legalpediaqld.org.au/index.php?title=Drafting_a_Defence_-_tips_and_examples

35.  FORMS – Notice of Intention to Defend and Defence (UCPR)

http://www.courts.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/word_doc/0009/92898/Form-6-Notice-of-intention-to-defend-UCPR.doc

http://www.courts.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/word_doc/0009/87975/ucpr-f-17v2-070614.doc