DVD: The Law and You, Legal Information for African Communities in NSW

The DVD introduces the Justice System in NSW and provides legal information in seven African languages through six short stories.
Below is a description of each story. Please select the story you would like more information about.

This FREE DVD is available in the  following languages:
  • English
  • Amharic
  • Arabic
  • Dinka 
  • Juba Arabic
  • Kiswahili  
  • Krio
  • Somali
The order below can be be used to request you copy of the Law and You, Legal Information for African Communities in NSW.

DVD order form​ Or contact Diversity Services to receive your copy of the DVD.


Chapter 1: The Justice System

Learn about the Justice System in NSW and the different roles of the courts and the police.

Chapter 2: Local Courts

Find out more about how a Local Court works and what to do if you receive a court attendance notice.

Chapter 3: Domestic Violence & AVO Find out about the law and domestic violence

Chapter 4: Racism and Discrimination

Learn about discrimination and what you can do if you are treated unfairly.

Chapter 5: Victims Services

Learn about the services available for you if you are a victim of crime.

Chapter 6: Debt and Money Issues

Find out how the Court can help you, when someone owes you money.