What to Take

Documents for yourself and children

All forms of identification

  • Drivers licence
  • Medicare card
  • Passports
  • Birth certificates
  • Bank account details
  • Bills
  • Car registration
  • Contracts
  • Marriage certificate
  • Copies of Domestic Violence Orders
  • Custody papers
  • Insurance policies
  • Work and Income documents
  • Cheque book
  • Cash cards
  • Immigration documentation
  • Adoption papers
  • Medical and legal records

Keys to house, garage, car, office.

Clothing and other personal needs.

Phone card and list of important addresses and phone numbers.

For children take essential school needs, favourite toy or comforter.

Photograph of your partner so that people protecting you know what he looks like.