Hosting an event

Hosting a Law Week event is a great way of showcasing the work that you do in the legal sector among the community.

You can register to host an event for Law Week 2020 and help make it our biggest Law Week yet! Fill in the form below or contact our Events team.

What is Law Week?

Law Week is a seven-day community festival of law-related events and activities that makes learning about the law easy. It is part of a national initiative to broaden the community’s knowledge and understanding of the law and their legal system.

In 2019 over 100 Event Partners hosted more than 280 events around the state with 13,200 people attending across the week.

When is Law Week?

18 May to 24 May 2020.

Law Week takes place in the third week of May each year.

Who runs Law Week?

Law Week is coordinated by Victoria Law Foundation. The foundation is responsible for curating the program and promoting it to the community.

What’s involved in running a Law Week event?

Law Week Event Partners plan and deliver all events.

For your Law Week event to be accepted into Victoria’s Law Week program, the event must be law-related and open to the general public. We also encourage event listings to be free or low cost. Event Partners must use the Law Week logo in promotional materials for your event and acknowledge Victoria Law Foundation as the presenter of Law Week.

How much does it cost?

It is free to register an event for Law Week.

Submit a Law Week event

Please provide a short summary (max 30 words) to be used in the short listing of your event. This description will also be used in the Law Week print program.

Please provide a long description (max 100 words) to be used in the listing of your event.

Please select the categories that best describe your event. You can select as many as you like.

Who is the target audience for your event? A brief description will help the promotion of the event. Considerations include age range, demographics, geographical location, interests etc.

Name of the organisation running the event. This will be published on the website and print program.

Please select all that apply.

Select both the day and time below.

Please upload a photo or image to help promote your event. Images should be for use online and in social media. Photos that represent your event, the location or the audience are preferred. Do not provide a logo. Files must be less than 10 MB. Allowed file types: gif jpg png.

These details will be published on the website to allow members of the public to seek more information about your event. Only provide contact details that you're happy to be public, otherwise leave fields blank.

The full URL of the booking page so the users can go directly to book this event.

Anything relevant for the user to know when booking?

Can bookings be made by phone? If not, leave blank.

Can bookings be made by email? If not, leave blank.

Is there a specific person in your organisation who will take bookings? If not, leave blank.

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This will be the primary contact to liaise with Victoria Law Foundation regarding this event.

I agree to use the Law Week logo in our promotional materials for my event and acknowledge the Victoria Law Foundation as the presenter of Law Week.