Legal Services

About us

We are a team of skilled and empathetic lawyers who provide advice and assistance, subject to our Means and Merits Test.

We appreciate that many people who need our legal assistance often have other pressing non-legal needs. Many are managing other complicated issues in their lives. Because we are fully owned by The Salvation Army we often connect clients with other Army pastoral and social services such as addiction recovery, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander programs, youth support programs,  accommodation and homelessness services, employment plus and Moneycare.

We can provide you with free legal services in the following areas:

  • Police matters
  • Family & children’s law
  • Migration & refugee law
  • Human rights & public interest law
  • Credit & debt
  • Housing law
  • Social security law

Free legal service

If you require free legal advice or assistance and are in NSW please ring 02 8202 1500, and for those in Queensland, please ring 07 3280 8860, between 9 am and 5pm Monday – Friday (excluding public holidays) or email enquiries@salvoslegal.com.au.

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People in Queensland who are seeking asylum can also access free legal services through our Asylum Seeker Clinic.

 

 

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