Legal Info

YAC has put together lots of information about the law and young people. Click on a topic below (listed alphabetically) for information in a question and answer format. If there are topics or questions you think are not covered, contact us and let us know!


Being in Care – Making Decisions

Changes to YJ System

Childrens Court Diagram

Childrens Court Queensland

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CP Postcard – Back

Child Protection – Offender Reporting


Court Orders

Domestic Violence

Driving, Drugs and Alcohol

Drugs and Alcohol

Education – Things are not going well

Education – Suspensions

Education – State School Exclusions

Education – State School Enrolment Cancelled


Getting my stuff back

If I am Charged

Move On

Moving Out

Out of control events

Parents and Police

Parties and Police

Police – 13 facts you need to know

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Responsible Partying Postcard Back



Sexting and the Law

Treated Unfairly

Victim of Crime

What are Rights

When Can I

The following agencies also have legal information for young people in Queensland