There are six elements that make a contract legally binding or valid. Not all contracts need to be in writing.

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Evelyn Tadros

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How contract law works: Contacts

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)
Melbourne office:
Level 17, 2 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne Vic 3000
Tel: 1300 302 502; 9290 1800
Web: www.accc.gov.au/consumers/contracts-agreements

Consumer Action Law Centre
Level 6, 179 Queen Street, Melbourne Vic 3000
Tel (admin): 9670 5088
Tel (legal advice line): 1800 466 477 (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 10 am to 1 pm)
Web: https://consumeraction.org.au

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