​ሕግንና ደንብን በተመለከተ እርዳታ ማግኘት ይፈልጋሉን? - Amharic | هل تحتاج لمساعدة قانونية؟ - Arabic | ܤܢܝܼܩܵܐ ܝ݇ܘ̤ܬ ܠܗܲܝܵܪܬܵܐ ܩܵܢܘܿܢܵܝܬܵܐ؟ - Assyrian | Need Legal Help? - Auslan | Treba li vam pravna pomoc? - Bosnian | Burmese â Need Legal Help? | 需要法律帮助吗? - Chinese Simplified | 需要法律幫助嗎? - Chinese Traditional | Trebate li pravnu pomoć? - Croatian | ضرورت به کمک قانونی دارید؟ - Dari | Wïc Kuɔɔny në Wɛ̈t Löŋ? - Dinka | آیا به کمک حقوقی نیاز دارید؟ - Farsi | Gadreva na Veivuke Vakalawa? - Fijian | Kailangan ninyo ba ng tulong na panglegal? - Filipino | Besoin d’aide juridique ? - French | Χρειάζεστε βοήθεια σε νομικά ζητήματα - Greek | क्या आपको कानूनी सलाह चाहिए? - Hindi | Butuhkan Bantuan dalam Masalah Hukum? - Indonesian | Hai bisogno di assistenza legale? - Italian | ត្រូវការជំនួយលើបញ្ហាផ្លូវច្បាប់ឬទេ? - Khmer | 법적인 도움이 필요하십니까? - Korean | Ви треба ли помош со правни работи? - Macedonian | कानूनी सहयोग चाहिएको छ? - Nepalese | Necessita de ajuda com questões jurídicas? - Portuguese | Вам нужна юридическая помощь? - Russian | E Manaomia Fesoasoani i Mea Tau Tulafono? - Samoan | а ли вам треба помоћ у правним питањима? - Serbian | Ma u baahan tahay Caawimmad xagga sharciga ah?- Somali | ¿Necesita ayuda con cuestiones jurídicas? - Spanish | சட்ட உதவி தேவையா? - Tamil | ท่านต้องการความช่วยเหลือทางด้านกฎหมายไหม? - Thai | Fiema’u ha tokoni Fakalao? - Tongan | Yasal Danışmaya İhtiyacınız mı var? - Turkish | Cần Được Giúp Đỡ Về Luật Pháp? - Vietnamese |

​After court

This figure is a flow chart with labelled boxes linked by lines.  The flowchart describes the action that you can take after the court has made a decision and you have received a Notice of Penalty.  

Each box in the flow chart contains a hyperlink to further information. 

The action you take will depend on your responses to each step in the flow chart. The flow chart is described as a list of 6 steps in which possible actions are listed beneath each step.

Step 1.  The court made a decision and may have sent you a Notice of Penalty [link to After court]. Possible action:

  • You pay the total amount owing by the due date [link to Paying the court fine]. 

  • You arrange to pay by Centrepay (if you get Centrelink benefits) [link to Paying the court fine]. 

  • You apply for time to pay the fine by the due date [link to Paying the court fine]. Go to Step 2.

  • You apply for a Work and Development Order (WDO) and complete activities to pay off your fine decision [link to Paying the court fine].

  • You do nothing [link to Paying the court fine]. Go to Step 3.  

  • You file an appeal to the District Court within 28 days [link to Appeals and annulments]. 

  • You apply to annul (cancel) the magistrate's decision within two years of the decision if you were not at court when the decision was made [link to Appeals and annulments]. Go to Step 4.

Step 2. You apply for time to pay the fine by the due date [link to Paying the court fine]. Possible action:

Step 3. The outstanding fine is sent to Revenue NSW for enforcement [link to Responding to an enforcement order].  

Step 4. You apply to annul (cancel) the magistrate's decision within two years of the decision if you were not at court when the decision was made [link to Appeals and annulments]. Possible action:

Step 5.  A magistrate refuses to annul the decision [link to Making an annulment application Step by Step guide].  Possible action:

Step  6. Your matter is re-listed for mention [link to Mention].