Free online legal information

Are you an international student?

Life as an international student can be difficult at times. It’s OK to ask for help.

www.ishelp.org.au is a free legal information resource that can help know what to do and where to get help for legal problems connected to where you work, live and study. Share it with your friends to help others!

The resource is available in English, Spanish (Español), Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt) and Chinese (中文). 

They have covered 16 scenarios based on issues commonly experienced by international students in a series of illustrated scenarios. These scenarios cover: 

  • Housing rights
  • Fines
  • Being in an unsafe or controlling relationship
  • Being made to feel uncomfortable or unsafe
  • Problems with education providers
  • Problems at work
  • Being asked to get an ABN
  • Being treated unfairly because of your race
  • Car accidents and insurance 

The resource is mobile friendly and is easily shareable across some social media platforms.