This dictionary provides meanings of many of the legal words and phrases used on the Representing Yourself website.
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The union of two people to the exclusion of all others, voluntarily entered into for life.
Non-local Domestic Violence Order (Non-local DVO)
A domestic violence order made interstate or in New Zealand.
The debt collector for the New South Wales government. If you do not pay a penalty notice or a court fine by the due date, the fine is sent to Revenue NSW who can take steps to get you to pay the debt.
Traffic Offenders Intervention Program
Traffic Offenders Intervention Program (TOIP)
A licence that allows a person to drive a car in NSW without any of the specific restrictions placed on learner or provisional licence holders.
A claim or application made against someone to embarrass or annoy them and made without a good cause. See
Frivolous and vexatious.
Work and Development Order
theDelivery of Goods