Welcome to the Victorian Law Reform Commission

The office of the Victorian Law Reform Commission will be closed until further notice due to the coronavirus outbreak. You can still contact the VLRC by email law.reform@lawreform.vic.gov.au or by phone: (03) 8608 7800.


VLRC presentations online

Our staff are no longer able to make in person visits to schools and community organisations during the COVID-19 crisis. Our presentation for schools is now available as a video.

Find out about our resources for students and teachers.


Contempt of court podcast online now

The Commission has delivered its review of the law of contempt of court and the Judicial Proceedings Reports Act 1958 to the Attorney-General. The report will be published after it has been tabled in Parliament. 

Listen to our podcast about contempt of court.


Neighbourhood Tree Disputes Report Available

Our report on Neighbourhood Tree Disputes made 63 recommendations to bring clarity to the law and peace to the neighbourhood. Full and summary versions available in pdf and Word formats. 

Want to know more? Listen to our podcast.

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