News & Events - International Students

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Redfern Legal Centre is coming to O-Week
12 February 2016 17 February 2016 Our International Student Legal Service will be attending O-Week festivities at most major universities over the next few weeks.
What international students should know about employment rights this Christmas
14 December 2015 14 December 2015 International students are at a higher risk of being treated unfairly at work when compared with domestic students.
Redfern Legal Centre’s International Student Service saved
11 November 2015 11 November 2015 Redfern Legal Centre's statewide International Students' Service has been saved, after facing closure in September.
Media Release: NSW to lose its International Students’ Service after Redfern Legal Centre fails to secure funding
20 August 2015 Redfern Legal Centre (RLC) has announced that it will be forced to close its award winning International Students’ legal advice service in September.
International student workplace exploitation widespread
26 February 2015 Recent media coverage has exposed international student exploitation in the workplace, particularly in casual jobs in the hospitality and cleaning industries.
Case study: Navigating protections against education providers
15 December 2014 In recent months, Redfern Legal Centre’s International Student Service has seen an increase in complaints against education providers relating to:
RLC wins International Student Community Engagement Award 2014
03 October 2014 Redfern Legal Centre is a proud winner of the 2014 NSW International Student Community Engagement Award for its International Student Advice Service.
Case Study: Lian’s Story
25 August 2014 Lian (not her real name) was a young international student living in Sydney.
Housing Problems
25 August 2014 Illegal and overcrowded housing for international students has been a hot topic in the media lately.
Migration Agents, Commission and Conflicts of Interest
27 June 2014 Chang and Migration Agents Registration Authority [2014] AATA 235 (22 April 2014)