Activist resources

Download our bustcard

Bustcards are essential to have with you while protesting. They contain our key tips for protestors, numbers for legal support, and Legal Observers NSW contact info.

This downloadable bustcard contains general information and phone numbers for protestors in NSW. If you would like to print off multiples for your comrades you can fit 4 on a single A4 sheet.

Look out for legal observers handing out bustcards at protests which contain protest-specific hotlines for legal support and other information. Protest-specific hotlines will also be posted on our socials pages.

If police visit your home – flyer

If police visit your home – detailed factsheet

CounterAct – Your Right to Protest: A Guide for Activists in NSW

This guide is intended to help you make informed decisions about your rights and possible consequences for certain types of actions when planning protest events.

Information about preparing for a protest, common police and agency responses to protests, police powers and getting legal help.

Archival COVID policing resources

Know Your Rights with NSW police – A guide for interacting with police when engaging in solidarity actions during the COVID lockdowns in Greater Sydney (last updated 14 September)

Know Your Rights with NSW Police – A guide for interacting with police during the COVID lockdowns in Greater Sydney [ENGLISH] (last updated 13 July)

[إعرف حقوقك عند التعامل مع شرطة نيو ساوث ويلز خلال الاقفال القسري. [عربى

Sidney Polisi ile haklarınızı bilin Greater Sidney’deki COVID karantinaları sırasında polisle etkileşim için bir rehber. [TÜRK]

CONOSCI I TUOI DIRITTI DAVANTI ALLE FORZE DELLA NSW POLICE. Una guida per trattare con la polizia durante i blocchi COVID nella Greater Sydney. [ITALIANO]

了解您与NSW警察的权利. 在Greater Sydney (大悉尼) 的 COVID 封锁期间与警察互动的指南。[官话]

BIẾT QUYỀN VÀ NGHĨA VỤ CỦA QUÝ VỊ VỚI CẢNH SÁT CỦA TIỂU BANG NEW SOUTH WALES. Bài viết về hướng dẫn cách ứng xử với công an trong thời phong tỏa thành phố Sydney do COVID. [TIẾNG VIỆT]

Redfern Legal Centre – COVID-19 Fines Guide