Legal Aid ACT helps people in the ACT with their legal problems, especially people who are socially or economically disadvantaged. We can help in criminal law, family law and some civil law matters.
We have free Legal Information & Education services to help you understand the law.
You can call our Legal Aid Helpline on 1300 654 314 for information about the law and help in dealing with legal problems.
We have Legal Advice services to help you understand your legal problem and how to deal with it.
We have lawyers on duty at many courts and tribunals in the ACT.
If you can't afford a lawyer, you can apply for a grant of legal assistance to help you pay for a lawyer to run your case.
Our Family Dispute Resolution service helps people resolve family disputes.
We also have free publications and workshops for the community.
Answers to the questions often asked about our services.