The functions of family consultants are to provide services in relation to proceedings under this Act, including:
(a) assisting and advising people involved in the proceedings; and
(b) assisting and advising courts, and giving evidence, in relation to the proceedings; and
(c) helping people involved in the proceedings to resolve disputes that are the subject of the proceedings; and
(d) reporting to the court under sections 55A and 62G; and
(e) advising the court about appropriate family counsellors, family dispute resolution practitioners and courses, programs and services to which the court can refer the parties to the proceedings.
Note: See subsection 4(1AA) for people who are taken to be involved in proceedings.