External Resources

The internet is full of resources - but the helpful ones are hard to find.
Petersen Legal is pleased to provide this information to our clients to help you find what you need.
Family Law

Property Settlements and Financial Cases


Child Support Calculator

Calculate your child support payments using this took provided by the Commonwealth Department of Human Services.


Real Estate Appraisals

We recommend the following real estate agents if you require an appraisal of your home. Harcourts and One Agency also offer an online request form at the link  below.


The Redbook

The encyclopedic guide to every motor vehicle - cars, trucks, motorbikes and more - and their current value.

Criminal Law

The Tasmanian Law Handbook

Produced by the Community Legal Centre in Hobart, the Tasmanian Law Handbook is a concise but excellent summary and information guide for people not accustomed to the criminal justice system.

Magistrates Court - Burnie List

Want to see which matters and defendants are listed before the Burnie / Smithton / Queenstown sittings of the Court of Petty Sessions? Updated 4.30pm each day for the next day's list.

Criminal Law Self-Help Kits

Prepared by the Legal Aid Commission of Tasmania, these kits are designed to help people who are unable to obtain legal representation at Court, including how to prepare for sentencing or apply for a Restraint Order.

Parenting and Court Processes

The Family Court and the Federal Circuit Court provide a number of factsheets which provide precise information on a number of parenting areas, and parents' obligations: