Legal info

The Find Legal Answers tool kit is provided by the State Library of NSW and is a collection of 19 plain language books to answer everyday questions about the law and is available in the library. The kit includes these books:

  • Law handbook: your practical guide to the law in NSW
  • Companion animal law guide NSW
  • Defend yourself: facing a charge in court
  • Family law handbook
  • Find out: a practical guide for people having problems with fines
  • How to run your own court case: a practical guide to representing yourself in Australian courts and tribunals (non-criminal cases)
  • Just a piece of paper? Making your AVO work for you
  • Neighbours and the law
  • Rest assured: a legal guide to wills, estates and funerals in NSW
  • Seniors guide to consumer rights in NSW
  • Sexual assault: your rights and the law
  • Speaking for myself; planning for later life decision-making
  • Tenants' rights manual: a practical guide to renting in NSW
  • Women and family law