Apply online for a Family Violence Intervention Order
Who can use this form?
You can use this online application form if:
- You are applying for a family violence intervention order (FVIO) at the Ringwood, Sunshine, Werribee, Warrnambool, Hamilton or Portland Magistrates’ Courts or the Neighbourhood Justice Centre. If you are applying at a different court, please contact your local court.
- You need an intervention order against a family member or partner. For an intervention order against a person who is not a family member or partner, you need a Personal Safety Intervention Order. Please contact your local court to make this application.
- You are 18 years of age or older. If you are under 18, please contact your local court.
If you would prefer to apply for a family violence intervention order in person using the paper form or would like further information, you can contact your local court.
Your safety online
Use the internet safely, especially if you are living with someone who may be violent. Only use this form in a safe location and on a safe computer or mobile phone. It may be safer to use a friend’s computer, one at work, a library or an internet café. Follow the related links for further information on online safety.
Family Violence Support Services
To find a Family Violence or related service, please visit The Lookout
To start a Family Violence Intervention Order application, or return to a previously saved application, follow one of the links below.