The Dispute Settlement Centre of Victoria (DSCV) is part of the Victorian Department of Justice & Regulation, and provides free dispute resolution services to all Victorians. 

DSCV offers the following services:

  • dispute resolution advice
  • conflict coaching
  • mediation
  • court-based mediation of civil claims at most Magistrates’ Courts
  • mediation of Intervention Order applications referred by the court or police
  • family meetings in relation to options for older Victorians
  • dispute resolution training for members of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities