What We Do

Legal Advice

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We have lawyers who can talk to you over the phone or in person about how the law applies to your legal problem and what you may be able to do about it.

Legal Aid Helpline 1300 654 314

The telephone helpline is an immediate option for people who want to find out more about their legal choices. It's open Monday to Friday, 8.30 am to 5.00 pm.

Face to Face Appointments

People with a legal problem can request a free 30-minute appointment which is not means tested.

Information for Young People

The Youth Law Centre is Canberra's free legal service dedicated to young people.

For more information about our legal advice service, see the FAQs.