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Feb 2016

Residential Tenancies Act Review submission

Secure tenancy is often identified as an essential precursor in preventing the slide into crisis for community members. As a consequence, the VALS civil law practice prioritises tenancy matters as a key measure in reducing the factors that contribute to the over representation of Aboriginal people in the criminal justice system. Accordingly, the VALS is well placed to identify the impact of the current legislative regime on the Victorian Aboriginal Community. More info