About this guide - Mortgage stress

Mortgage stress logoLegal Aid WA like to thank:

  • Legal Aid NSW and and Financial Rights Legal Centre for permission to reproduce parts of the Mortgage Stress Handbook (third edition).

  • Mr Michael Gething, then Principal Registrar of the Supreme Court of WA (now a judge of the District Court of WA) for his suggestions about the content in this guide relating to court processes and enforcing judgments.

  • Ms Katrina Banks-Smith SC, now judge of the Supreme Court of WA, and Ms Faith Cheok, then Principal Solicitor of the Consumer Credit Legal Service, for permission to use footage from the Mortgage Stress Seminar at the 2014 Legal Aid WA Summer Series. 

  • Regional Alliance West (formerly the Geraldton Resource Centre).

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