Employment

What is this service?

We offer free legal advice on employment related matters, including unfair dismissal, underpayment of wages, general protections and workplace discrimination and bullying.

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How to access this service

Fill in the online enquiry form or call us on (02) 9698 7277 to book an advice. An income maximum applies to this service.

Catchment and Eligibility

Redfern Legal Centre's geographical catchment area includes:

Alexandria; Annandale; Balmain; Beaonsfield; Botany; Camperdown; Chippendale; Darlington; Eastlakes; Erskineville; Glebe; Haymarket; Hillsdale; Leichhardt; Lilyfield; Mascot; Millers Point; Newtown; Pagewood; Pyrmont; Redfern; Rosebery; Rozelle; St Peters; Surry Hills; Sydney; Ultimo; Waterloo and Zetland.

This is not a complete list of the suburbs we cover. Please call us on (02) 9698 7277 to see you are in our catchment area. If you fall outside of our catchment area, you may be able to get assistance here, or we will refer you to a community legal centre closer to you. Enter your postcode into Looking for Legal Advice? to find your local community legal centre.

More Information

Fair Work Commission is the national workplace relations tribunal 1300 766 700

Fair Work Ombudsman provides initial information on employment rights and workplace industrial issues 13 13 94

Law Access NSW can provide general information regarding unfair dismissal, unfair contracts and recovery of unpaid entitlements 1300 888 529

Legal Aid NSW grants are available for unfair dismissal claims 9219 5000

WorkCover NSW can provide information about bullying in the workplace 13 10 50

Employment Rights Legal Service 02 8004 3270 (free statewide service run by Inner City Legal Centre, Kingsford Legal Centre and Redfern Legal Centre).