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L11

Author Lily Trimboli and Roseanne Bonney
Published January 1997
Report Type Legislative Evaluation No. 11
Subject Apprehended violence orders (AVOs); Domestic violence; Victims; Evaluation reports
Keywords domestic violence, victims, Apprehended Violence Orders (AVOs), legislative evaluation

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Summary

Aim

The central purpose of this study is to determine whether Apprehended Violence Orders (AVOs) granted by Local Courts in New South Wales (NSW) achieve their objective of protecting individuals against future violence and abuse.