Debt is a common Civil Law matter, and is usually defined as money owed by you, or money owed to you.


If money is owed to you, then you are called a creditor. If money is owed by you, then you are called a debtor.


Find information below on a variety of debt-related topics and how they may apply to you.


All information provided is for guidance only. Always check relevant legislation and court rules to ensure your understanding of the process is correct. You can find links below to information about legal advice and mediation, and other support services that may help you with your debt matters.

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