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The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British order of chivalry, rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable and welfare organisations,
and public service outside the civil service. It was established on 4 June 1917 by King George V and comprises five classes across both civil and military divisions, the most senior two of which make the recipient either a knight if male or dame if female. There is also the related British Empire Medal, whose recipients are affiliated with, but not members of the order.
Recommendations for appointments to the Order of the British Empire were originally made on the nomination of the United Kingdom, the self-governing Dominions of the Empire (later Commonwealth) and the Viceroy of India. Nominations continue today from Commonwealth countries that participate in recommending British (Imperial) honours. Most Commonwealth countries ceased recommendations for appointments to the Order of the British Empire when they created their own honours.

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    NSW Appeal of NCAT Financial Management Order / Post Hearing Options

    Dear Sirs, A Financial Management Order (FMO), with the "NSW Public Trustee & Guardian" now taking control of my aunt's financial affairs, was the concluding decision from a two hour NCAT hearing on December 9th (last week). My cousin (affectionately known as "aunt" Jenny) has 28 days to...
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    QLD OP not follow the order after the order issued in within a month.

    Hi, I have final order said the child should spend first school holiday with me. But my ex already breached order withhold child from home on the final day. And I contacted her via email( I blocked her numbers) she did not respond. Can I ask police to contact her ? Thanks
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    VIC What to do when police unintentionally reveal someone's address in an intervention order case?

    So I'm the respondent in application for an intervention order and the police documentation has unintentionally revealed the current address of the person lodging the complaint. The police redacted the address with a texta, photocopied the original document and gave me a copy, but when holding...
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    QLD DVO - Respondent publishing false allegations in DVO as statements of fact to my associates despite order being ‘consented to without admissions’

    What are the legal protections or defamation claims enlivened against a party for sharing the details of DVO’s that have been accepted without admissions? (Ie: Applicant makes extensive allegations the majority of which are lies but there’s enough substance in one allegation (sending a nasty...
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    NSW Change of order

    Hi, I am in the process of lodging an initiating application to change the current consent orders that were agreed 2 years ago. I believe my circumstances have significantly changed and the previous orders did not cover schooling of the children. I am self representation. My question is with the...
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    NSW Conditional Release Order Section 9 (1) (B) No Conviction

    I was charged with possession and sentenced with conditional release order section 9 (1) (b) No Conviction and good behavior for 12 months. I have no priors I am studying to be in healthcare and I have to a police check and work with children check for my placement.. will this charge come up...
  7. KMac83

    QLD What would you do? Protection Order? Harassment? Defamation? Anything?

    Bear with me.. will try to explain this in order of events and provide a little context to the restrictions/behaviors in play here. Fiancé has an ex wife. She has him under a DVO (long story short, but she made Fiancé believe their parenting orders were official consent orders, one weekend he...
  8. Ian Curtis

    NSW Can a Tribunal Order a Public Trustee to Stop Their Fraudulent Witholding of Documents from Centrelink?

    Public Trustee have refused to notify Centrelink that their client's house is being rented. I believe this is actually criminal fraud and stated as much in a Tribunal hearing. Before adjourning I asked that the Member order the Trustee to forward the information (including rental receipts and...
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    QLD Can a court make an order for supervised contact if there are pending criminal dvo charges

    Im trying to help a friend with his family court stuff and Im wondering if anyone can tell me if the family court can make an order for supervised contact when there are pending criminal charges (false allegations)? The father hasn’t seen his kids for several years and wishes to establish some...
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    VIC Intervention order

    I’ve had an intervention order placed on me by my next door neighbour mind you I don’t live at the property it’s a renovation project and this lady has become extremely obsessed with my husband and provokes me by sticking up her finger or waving to me or just yelling out hello so the other day...