No Place for Family Violence – Safe Tenancy WA
Summary of WA tenancy law changes to allow renters affected by family and domestic violence (FDV) to stay or go.
Staying involves applying to the court to have a perpetrator’s name removed from the lease.
If a tenant affected by FDV decides to leave, they can get out of the lease within 7 days, with the right evidence and termination notice.
Debt and Domestic Violence
Outline of Rights and Responsibilities.
Domestic Violence Helplines
If you need help there are a number of telephone numbers you can call 24 hours a day, seven days a week, or services you can visit. If you, or someone you know are in immediate danger call the police on 000.
Will confidentially assess your situation, provide support and tell you about payments that might be available to you. They can advise you of support services available in your area
Information and services that assist with Elder Abuse.