Everyone deserves access to justice. That's why we provide free or reduced-cost legal services to people in our local area who might not be able to access legal support.
100% of the legal clients we surveyed in 2021-22 said they would recommend our legal service to other people.
We offer free legal advice over the phone for broad range of legal problems for people living in South West Sydney.
For people with significant need, we may also offer free or reduced-cost legal representation and assistance. Not everyone qualifies for this kind of support. We may be able to resolve your issue with quick advice and then we can discuss if you need further assistance.
Our solicitors can support you to navigate the legal system, understand your rights and make informed choices to improve your situation.
We have particular times in the week when you can call us to ask for support from a lawyer (see below). On this first phone call, we will take your details and arrange for a lawyer to call you back. The lawyer will aim to call you back within 7 working days.
Our phone lines are very busy and it can take time for us to connect you with a lawyer. If your matter is urgent and you cannot wait 7 working days to receive a call back, or cannot get through to us on our phone line, call Law Access for urgent assistance: 1300 888 529.
You can call at the following times to book a call with a lawyer within 7 working days.
Phone: (02) 9601 7777
Tuesday: 11.30 am – 1.30 pm
Thursday: 11.30 am – 1.30 pm
If you need an interpreter, call us using the free Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS) on 131 450.
If you cannot wait 7 working days to receive a call back, call Law Access for urgent assistance: 1300 888 529.
We mainly provide legal assistance and representation to people who:
Many people need our support and we cannot support every person who contacts us. We prioritise people with the greatest need.
If you live or work in the Greater Western Sydney region and have a legal problem related to employment, driving offence or criminal matter, we may be able to provide you with legal assistance and representation.
We cover a broad range of legal problems:
For support with other legal issues, visit:
Any information we collect from you is strictly confidential. You will need to provide identifying information to our reception, such as:
This service is funded by the Community Legal Centres Program, administered by Legal Aid NSW.
Learn more about common legal issues that might affect you and find out where you can access free support.
Victim-survivors of domestic violence are eligible for payments from Victims Services. Find out how it works.
We offer training sessions for community workers, their clients and members of the public. They cover common legal issues and share information about domestic and family violence.
We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands, skies and waterways in which we live and work, the Gadigal, Cabrogal, Darug and Eora people. We pay our respects to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients, partners and community leaders.
Level 4, 2-14 Meredith St, Bankstown
Darug & Eora Country, NSW 2200