Helping to build a better justice system through data and empirical evidence.

Research at VLF focuses on the legal and related needs of Victorians, and over time, will make a significant contribution to the Victorian justice system.

Discover how people understand and engage with the law

The Public Understanding of Law Survey (PULS) is ground-breaking research to understand legal capability, attitudes, and experience of the law in Victoria.

We have developed a stand-alone website to support the PULS and house PULS related content.

Read PULS Volume 1 on the PULS website

A watch maker adjusting the back of an open clock.Data Mapping project: Calibrating Justice

Calibrating Justice: The use and utility of administrative data in Victoria’s civil justice system is the fourth and final report in the Data Mapping Project.

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International Access to Justice Forum 2023

In partnership with UCI Law Initiative for Inclusive Civil Justice, we will host the 2023 Forum in Irvine, California on October 11-13.

The Forum will be essential for people interested in the diversity and complexity of access to justice.

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