Do you need legal help?

We provide free, confidential legal information, advice and advocacy in the following areas. All advice is by appointment only.

Tenancy & Housing

  • Starting a tenancy
  • Bond disputes
  • Rent arrears
  • Getting repairs done
  • Being evicted
  • Going to Tribunal
  • Housing NSW

Call us on (02) 9698 5975 (catchment area applies)

Financial Abuse

  • Owing money that you cannot pay back
  • Coercion to sign documents, take out loans or make false declarations
  • Identity theft to secure credit Joint debts/guarantees
  • Credit cards, personal loans and mortgages
  • Utility bills, such as electricity, gas, phone and internet
  • Insurance claims
  • Credit reporting
  • Bankruptcy

Call us on 0481 730 344 (for people in intimate partner relationships living in NSW)

Employment

  • Unfair dismissal
  • Workplace harassment
  • Underpayment

Call us on (02) 9698 7277 (catchment area applies)

Police Complaints

  • Stop & searches
  • Move-on directions
  • Strip searches
  • Bail applications
  • Unnecessary arrests
  • Malicious prosecutions
  • Unnecessary force
  • Tasering

Call us on (02) 9698 7277 (for people living in NSW)

Government Complaints

  • Decision-making by government agencies
  • Use or misuse of law enforcement powers
  • Freedom of Information
  • Privacy

Call us on (02) 9698 7277. (for people living in NSW)

Money Problems & Consumer Complaints

  • Owing someone money
  • Being owed money
  • Bankruptcy
  • Credit card debts
  • problems with ultilities providers or telephone bills
  • Faulty goods or failure to provide services

Call us on (02) 9698 7277. Catchment area applies.

Discrimination & Human Rights

  • Workplace bullying
  • Sex discrimination and harassment
  • Racial discrimination
  • Disability discrimination
  • Age discrimination
  • Discrimination on the basis of sexuality or transgender status
  • Help making complaints to the Australian Human Rights Commission and NSW Anti-Discrimination Board

Call us on (02) 9698 7277

International Students Advice Service

  • Housing
  • Fines
  • Debts
  • Car accidents
  • Employment
  • Discrimination
  • Family law
  • Domestic Violence
  • Complaints about colleges or universities
  • How legal issues can affect student visas

Call us on (02) 9698 7645 (available for international students in NSW)