Community Online Resource Essentials (CORE)
You can read more below about the self-help guides available on CORE:
- Recovery Orders from the Family Court
- Representing yourself in a criminal trial in the Magistrates Court
You may need to apply for a Recovery Order if someone else has your child and is refusing to bring them back to you. This guide has videos from experienced family lawyers, checklists, sample letters and information about what to do before, during and after a court hearing in the Family Court of WA.
This guide takes you through the process of preparing for trial, what happens in court, running the trial and the potential outcomes. It includes videos from a former Magistrate and experienced criminal lawyers, sample letters, documents and answers to FAQs. There is also a written self-help kit available.
Past CORE guides
For comments, feedback or questions about CORE, please email our CLE Division
Reviewed: 18 October 2018