News & Events

ATO takes actions on unpaid super
29 October 2019 In good news for employees, the Australian Tax Office (ATO) has begun to focus its resources on the issue of unpaid superannuation contributions.
Check-In for legal advice: RLC announces new web app for international students
28 October 2019 Now there's a new way international students can access RLC's International Student Legal Service NSW.
My Legal Mate: Leading the way on international student wellbeing
28 October 2019 Macquarie University has become the first tertiary institution to sign up for My Legal Mate, an innovative new mobile app offering on-the-go legal advice to international students in NSW.
Migrant Employment Legal Service launches!
24 October 2019 A new statewide service is now available for migrant works across New South Wales.
Your Body, Your Choice honoured at 2019 NSW International Students Awards
3 October 2019 Your Body, Your Choice, a groundbreaking sexual assault resource for international students in NSW, was honoured with an award at the 2019 NSW International Student Awards.
Concerns raised about funding cuts to CLC Care Partner Program
30 August 2019 Community Legal Centres NSW (CLCNSW) is calling on Legal Aid to reverse a decision to cut CLC funding for vitally important child protection work.
RLC obtains standard operating procedures guiding the use of police body-worn video cameras
2 August 2019 Redfern Legal Centre (RLC) has obtained a copy of NSW Police Force ‘Body-Worn Video Camera Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)’, which guide police in the lawful use of Body-Worn Video (BWV) cameras.
Melbourne University Research Study: Do Australian Laws Help People with Debt Problems?
1 August 2019 A Melbourne University researcher is seeking participants for a study examining the use and impact of some of the options available to people experiencing consumer debt problems in Australia.
Know your award: Fair Work releases interactive tools to support workers
20 June 2019 The Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) has launched new online resources to help fast food and restaurant owners and employees better understand their workplace entitlements and obligations.
Open Letter: Legal profession calls for legislative change to address the rise in police strip searches in NSW
3 June 2019 Representatives from over 50 legal organisations, including prominent members of the legal profession, have signed an open letter to the NSW Police Minister outlining the harmful impacts of strip searches.