Media Enquiries

Media Contact

Jacqui Swinburne, CEO, jacqui@rlc.org.au, (02) 9698 7277

Media releases

Media Release: Proposed NSW debt recovery laws improved by amendments
15 March 2018

Community Legal Centres NSW (CLCNSW) and Redfern Legal Centre have welcomed key amendments to the State...

RLC Media Release: Offensive language arrest found to be unlawful; court rules that police provoked student with “unjustified interference with civil liberties”
20 November 2017

On 20 November 2017 the District Court held that an arrest for the statement “none of your fucking...

CLCNSW Joint Media Release: Labor support for community legal centres a welcome start
24 February 2017

Community Legal Centres NSW (CLCNSW) have welcomed today’s announcement of the Australian Labor Party’s...

RLC In the Media

RLC in the Media: Man Who Swore At Cops Gets Off Because Court Rules 'F***' Isn't An Offensive Word 21 November 2018 In New South Wales a 28-year-old student was charged with offensive language after telling police who...
RLC in the Media: 'You won’t graduate': Claims international students are being exploited by housing providers 26 March 2018 Loopholes in the law for university-affiliated housing providers are leaving international students wide open...
RLC in the Media: 'You just take it': the students at the sharp end of Sydney's housing nightmare 20 March 2018 Despite a crackdown on illegal boarding houses, a lack of affordable housing continues to force many...
RLC in the Media: New debt recovery laws welcomed: CLCNSW 19 March 2018 RLC and Community Legal Centres NSW have successfully lobbied to get key reforms introduced to the State Debt...
RLC in the Media: NSW police watchdog says cuts forced it to ignore misconduct complaints 15 March 2018 RLC's police powers solicitor Sophie Parker speaks to the Guardian about a new report from the Law...