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Fines, debt and money

Are you in debt, considering bankruptcy or does someone owe you money? Do you have unpaid fines?

 

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Information on managing your money, borrowing and credit, insurance, superannuation and retirement, investing, and scams. It includes tools and resources such as financial calculators.
 

Find information on a range of Centrelink and social security issues, appealing a Centrelink decision, carers payments, youth allowances, and reporting your income.

 
A great source of information about credit and debt issues. Check the Know Your Rights section, the Financial Hazards Hotlist, and the the Self-Help Centre for fact sheets and sample letters.
 

Information from Legal Aid NSW which explains some of the legal steps to take if  you are in dispute about a debt under $100,000 in the Local Court.

Looking for more? The State Library has a wealth of legal information in its collections. Try searching our various resources to find more.

Legislation and case law

NSW legislation

Find all NSW legislation, including current and historical Acts, Regulations, Gazettes and Bills. 

NSW caselaw

Find cases from NSW courts and tribunals, including the Supreme Court, Local Court, and the Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT)

AustLII

Find legislation and cases from all Australian jurisdictions.

Federal Register of Legislation

Find all Commonwealth legislation, including current and historical Acts, Legislative Instruments, Gazettes and Bills.