Terms of use

Legal Aid WA only gives access to the Resources for Lawyers on this website to our staff and approved external users.

By completing an Application for a User Account, and when accessing the Resources for Lawyers, you agree to comply with the following conditions.

  1.  Access to the Resources for Lawyers available through the Legal Aid WA website is for not-for-profit organisations providing free or low-cost legal services to low income earners.

  2.  The Resources for Lawyers will be used solely to provide legal services, or for training staff or organisation members in the provision of these services.

  3.  Access to the Resources for Lawyers is provided at the discretion of Legal Aid WA and may be withdrawn at any time.

  4.  You will only give access to the Resources for Lawyers to current employees of your organisation or firm, for the purpose of providing services to members, staff and clients in accordance with these conditions.

  5.  A lawyer with a current unrestricted practising certificate will supervise how the Resources for Lawyers are used by the organisation or firm.

  6.  You will keep details of your login details for the Resources for Lawyers (username/email address and password) in a confidential and secure manner, and not share or provide them to anyone outside of the organisation or firm.

  7.  The Resources for Lawyers remain the property of Legal Aid WA and you will not copy, share or distribute any part of the Resources for Lawyers, except to:
    • provide legal services to a client, or
    • use in training other staff at your organisation or firm.

  8.  While Legal Aid WA aims to maintain the accuracy and currency of the Resources for Lawyers to the best of our capacity, we do not accept any responsibility or liability arising from the use of the Resources for Lawyers.

  9.  You will notify our Legal Practice Development division of any information in the Resources for Lawyers that is inaccurate or out-of-date.

  10.  By using the Resources for Lawyers, you agree to indemnify Legal Aid WA from any claims linked to the use of the Resources for Lawyers.

  11.  You will change your password at least once a year (or whenever we ask you to).

  12.  You will contact us if you no longer provide legal services within the scope of these terms of use (see 1. above) and ask us to deactivate your user account.

Disclaimer

The information displayed on this page is provided for information purposes only and does not constitute legal advice. If you have a legal problem, you should see a lawyer. Legal Aid Western Australia aims to provide information that is accurate, however does not accept responsibility for any errors or omissions in the information provided on this page or incorporated into it by reference.