This section outlines how to find legal help and also has details of many of the resources mentioned in other sections. Finding a lawyer and what to expect, including fees. If you cannot afford to pay, what are your options? Victoria Legal Aid, community legal services and other organisations The first step in agreeing to make a legally binding agreement. An offer must be accepted before there can be a legally enforceable contract. For example, a person can offer to sell their car for $5000 and a buyer can accept the offer and pay that purchase price. assistance to those who are eligible. Included is a comprehensive guide to representing yourself in An independent body that hears legal claims brought by parties and decides between them. Serious cases are heard by a judge and jury, or just a judge. Less-serious cases are heard by a magistrate..