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The following is a list of links to other websites which users of this site might find useful. These links will navigate you away from the Northern Ireland Courts and Tribunals Service website.

Acts of the UK Parliament
UK Legislation and Public General Acts and Local Acts.

free confidential and independent debt & money advice to anyone in Northern Ireland who is affected by debt or money worries.

Advice NI 
A Voluntary organisation for the independent advice sector in Northern Ireland regarding Social Welfare and legal matters.

British and Irish Legal Information Institute (BAILII)
Access to freely available British and Irish Public Legal Information.

Citizens Advice Bureau
The largest advice charity in Northern Ireland.

Consumer Rights Expert

Commissioner for Judicial Appointments
Commissioner to oversee and monitor Judicial Appointments.

Compensation Agency for NI
Compensation Agency supporting the victims of violent crime in Northern Ireland.

Criminal Justice Review

E.U. Legislation & Materials
The portal to European Union Law.

European Convention on Human Rights and Fundmental Freedoms
The legislation coverning the European Convention on Human Rights.

European Court of Human Rights

European Court of Justice (CVRIA)
The Court of Justice of the European Communities.

European e-justice portal       
"One-stop shop" for the e-justice system in the fields of civil, criminal and administrative law for citizens, businesses, legal practitioners and judiciary.

European Judicial Network in Civil and Commercial Matters
The portal to European Union Law and various aspects of civil and commercial law.

European Union (EU)
The portal to European Union Law.

Family Support NI
Searching for family services and support? Visit this website for a quick and easy way to find the information you need.

General Consumer Council
A resource for consumer advice in Northern Ireland.

Independent Press Standards Organisation
The Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO) is the independent regulator of the newspaper and magazine industry. It exists to promote and uphold the highest professional standards of journalism in the UK, and to support members of the public in seeking redress where they believe that the Editors' Code of Practice has been breached. The IPSO are able to consider concerns about editorial content in newspapers and magazines, and about the conduct of journalists.

Law Care
LawCare is a charity partly funded by the Law Society of Northern Ireland, dedicated to providing free, confidential health support and advice to lawyers, their immediate families and their staff.

Law Centre (NI)
Enforcement and development of Social Welfare Law in Northern Ireland.
Managed by The National Archives on behalf of HM Government, is the website publishing all UK legislation and is a core part of the remit of Her Majesty’s Stationery Office (HMSO) and part of The National Archives.

Northern Ireland Child Support Agency
An executive agency of the Department for Social Development.

Northern Ireland Legislation
Full text of Acts of the NI Assembly, the explanatory notes to the Acts and Statutory Rules of Northern Ireland.

Northern Ireland Office

Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission

Public Prosecution Service (PPSNI)

Rights Net
The welfare rights website for advice workers.

Rural Support
Rural Support was formed as a charity in 2002 to act as a helpline, 0845 606 7 607, in other words provide a service which people can use to find sources of practical help or a service if they just want to talk to someone about their concerns and those of their family

The Law Society of Northern Ireland

Transport enquiries for Citybus, Ulsterbus and NI Railways.

Provides access to Government Information and services online.

Youth Conference Service of Northern Ireland
Facilitates restorative justice conferences between young offenders and their victims.

Links to the equivalent organisations to NI Courts and Tribunals Service in the UK and Ireland

The Courts Service of Ireland for courts in the Republic of Ireland

HM Courts & Tribunals Service for courts in England and Wales

Scottish Courts

Information on Domestic Violence

Tackling Violence at Home – Action Plan Number 1 October 2005 (PDF)

Tackling Violence at Home - A Strategy for Addressing Domestic Violence and Abuse in Northern Ireland (PDF)