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National Centre for Domestic Violence

The National Centre for Domestic Violence (NCDV) was established to help survivors of domestic violence obtain protection against an abuser, as well as offering services to the police, probation service, domestic abuse agency workers, the legal profession and judiciary.

They specilise in providing free, fast and effective legal support to survivors of domestic violence, usually by helping individuals obtain injunctions from their local county court. This free service is provided to everybody, regardless of their financial circumstances, sexual orientation, race, gender, age or political or religious belief or otherwise.

Services include:

  • Free legal injunction service to everybody
  • Injunctions usually within 24 hours
  • Large framework of Legal Aid family solicitors throughout the country
  • Emergency Prohibitive Steps Orders
  • Emergency Non-Molestation and Occupation Orders
  • In-house process serving and tracking
  • Direct links with Local Authorities, health centres, refuges, Women's Aid Centres and other services

You can contact NCDV on the details below or text NCDV to 60777 and they will call back.

P O Box 999, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 9BH
Area serviced:
0844 8044 999 or Freephone 0800 970 2070 (inludes minicom service for hard of hearing)
020 7160 9383
Last updated:

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