Welcome to the Victorian Assault Charges page. Everything you need to know about Assault Charges according to Victorian law can be found in this section of the website.

Each criminal law article contains information relating to:

  • What is the law about Assault charges?
  • What is the maximum penalty for Assault charges?
  • What do the police have to prove?
  • What are defences to Assault charges?
  • Which Court will hear the charge?

Simply click on the law information link that relates to your enquiry.