This is a generalist service so we can provide you advice about a range of legal issues either in person or via telephone. Appointments are available between 6pm and 9pm
We have a Night Service that provides free legal advice on a range of legal issues. This is staffed mainly by volunteers under the supervision of FLS staff lawyers.
Family Violence Health Justice Partnerships
Drug Outreach Lawyer program
Criminal Defence practice
Migrant Employment Law Clinic
Criminal Defence Practice
Be treated with respect and courtesy at all times, have your right to confidentiality respected at all times, make a complaint against any FLS staff or volunteer if you believe that you have not been treated appropriately, a referral when we are not able to assist, and access to an interpreter if required.
Treat our staff and volunteers with respect and courtesy at all times, not swear at, abuse or threaten staff, volunteers or other clients, not to damage our property, not to use alcohol or illegal drugs whilst on our premises, and not enter the work or office areas unless accompanied by a staff member or volunteer.
We reserve the right to refuse to provide assistance to any client who does not comply with this Charter. You may be asked to leave our premises and return at another time. We may take steps to make sure that you leave when asked to do so. We may withdraw our service to you in the future.