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Adelaide Legal Outreach Service
T: 8118 5200

Westcare Day Centre
216 Wright Street
Adelaide, SA 5000

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ALOS operates on FRIDAYS at 216 Wright Street, Adelaide, 5000.  Assistance is limited to preliminary advice and referral and they are not able to take over the management of cases, but aim to help clients manage their own case or refer them to other services. ALOS do not pay any costs related to a clients case. This service is supported by the Law Foundation of South Australia and the University of Adelaide.

Child Support Help Line
(Legal Services Commission of SA, The)
T: (08) 8111 5576
T: 1300 366 424 for country callers

Adelaide Office
159 Gawler Place
Adelaide, SA 5000

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The Child Support Help Line is run by the Child Support Unit of the Legal Services Commission of SA. It is a free service that is available to anyone who needs legal advice about child support matters.  Initial contact is provided by a free, confidential, telephone callback service, and a free follow-up interview can be arranged at the Adelaide office or by telephone where required.

Consumer Credit Law Centre SA
T: 8342 1800
T: 1300 886 220 (country callers)

10 Pitt Street
Adelaide, SA 5000

Christies Beach
Unit 3
107 Dyson Road

Medindie Gardens
2/59 Main North Road
Medindie Gardens, SA 5081

Unit 2
2B Morialta Drive

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Family Law Duty Lawyer Service (Legal Services Commission of SA)
(Legal Services Commission of SA, The)
T: 0434 079 387 OR 0434 079 398

Family Law Courts
Level 1
3 Angas Street

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A free service for people who are representing themselves and have a hearing date in the Family Law Courts or are starting proceedings in a Family Law Court.

The Duty Lawyers are located at the Family Law Courts, 3 Angas Street, Adelaide, at Level 1, Room 1.12 or Room 1.17 each day.Duty lawyers can:

  • Provide family law advice about your Court hearing and/or legal problem.
  • Help with adjournments - generally limited to adjournments of the first court appearance.
  • Help with Legal Aid applications.
  • Provide referrals to private practitioners and other services.

Duty lawyers cannot:

  • Prepare complex court documents.
  • Represent you for interim hearings, contravention applications and final hearings (trials).
  • Provide specific legal advice or representation in Court if there is a conflict of interest (e.g. if the other party or a child is represented, or has previously been represented, by a Legal Services Commission lawyer). In such cases the Duty Lawyer will provide general information only.
  • Provide specific legal advice regarding settlements (only general information and advice).
  • Assist with Youth Court (care and protection) matters.
Family Violence Legal Service Aboriginal Corporation (SA)

17 McKenzie Street
Ceduna, SA 5700
T: (08) 8625 3800
T: 1800 839 059
F: (08) 8625 3200

Port Augusta
26 Jervois Street
Port Augusta, SA 5700
T: (08) 8641 2195
T: 1800 111 052
F: (08) 8641 2348

Port Lincoln
56 Saint Andrews Terrace
Port Lincoln, SA 5606
T: (08) 8683 1896
T: 1800 309 912
F: (08) 8682 4825

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The Service can assist with a number of legal matters on behalf of victims of family violence including: intervention orders; family court applications and victims of crime compensation.
Flinders Legal Centre
T: (08) 7421 9985

Flinders Uni Campus
Sturt Road
Bedford Park, SA 5042

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Legal advice clinic provided by law students under the supervision of a qualified legal practitioner. Appointments are available at Flinders Uni Campus Bedford Park, Cooinda Neighbourhood Centre, Sturt, and Flinders at Tonsley, Clovelly Park on specified days.
JusticeNet SA
T: (08) 8313 5005

JusticeNet administers a referral scheme that matches eligible individuals and charitable organisations in need of legal assistance with member law firms and barristers who are willing to act on a pro bono basis (for free).

Law Society of South Australia, The
T: 8229 0200

Level 10
178 North Terrace
Adelaide, SA 5000

Legal Referral Service
First Interview Scheme ($33.00 for the first half hour), home visits by solicitors and more.
T: 8229 0200

Litigation Assistance Fund
Level 10
178 North Terrace
Adelaide, SA 5000
T: 8229 0263

Legal Aid Commission of Tasmania
T: (03) 6236 3800
T: 1300 366 611 - Free Legal Advice

Hobart Office
158 Liverpool Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
F: (03) 6236 3811

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Legal Services Commission of SA, The
T: Advice Line: 1300 366 424

159 Gawler Place
Adelaide, SA 5001

Ground Floor
Windsor Building
Elizabeth City Centre
Elizabeth, SA 5112
T: (08) 8111 5400

Ground Floor, Noarlunga House
Ramsay Place
Noarlunga Centre
Noarlunga , SA 5168
T: (08) 8111 5340

Port Adelaide
306 St Vincent St
Port Adelaide, SA 5015
T: (08) 8111 5460

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Magistrates Court Legal Advice Service (MCLAS)
T: 8204 2444

Adelaide Magistrates Court
Adelaide, SA 5000

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The service runs at the Adelaide Magistrates Court.

The MCLAS only deals with disputes that fall within the minor civil claims jurisdiction, being any civil dispute with a value of up to $12000.00The types of matters dealt with include: fencing disputes, building disputes, claims in negligence, contractual disputes, and other types of matters. The service does NOT deal with criminal matters, civil matters in excess of $12000.00 family law or personal injury claims.

Northern Community Legal Service

26 John Street
Salisbury, SA 5108
T: (08) 8281 6911
T: 1300 558 555

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Outreach: Gawler
NT - Northern Territory Legal Aid Commission
T: (08) 8999 3000
T: Legal Information Line: 1800 019 343

9-11 Cavenagh St
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
F: (08) 8999 3099

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The NT Legal Aid Commission is an independent statutory Commission and provides access to the law and legal assistance to people who are unable to afford the services of a private lawyer. Legal Aid in the NT usually only assists in matters that are before the Courts in the Northern Territory, but...

Roma Mitchell Community Legal Centre
T: 8362 1199

110 The Parade
In the basement of the Norwood Library
Norwood, SA 5067

Limited services available. The centre operates an evening legal advisory service on Mondays and Thursdays. Please call to make an appointment.

Southern & Limestone Coast Community Justice Centre
T: 8384 5222 (Christies Beach) (head office)
T: 8723 1396 (Mt Gambier)

Head Office
40 Beach Road
Christies Beach, SA 5165
T: (08) 8384 5222

Mt Gambier Office
8A Commercial Street West
Mount Gambier , SA 5000
T: 8723 1396

Outreach: South East, Riverland, Fleurieu Peninsula, Kangaroo Island
UniSA Legal Advice Clinic
T: 8302 7436

Corner George and Hindley Streets
Adelaide, SA 5000

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Drop-in service available at Port Adelaide Magistrates Court (Wednesdays) and Elizabeth Magistrates Court (Tuesdays)
Uniting Communities Law Centre

Shop 2
59 Main North Road
Medindie Gardens, SA 5083
T: (08) 8342 1800
T: 1300 886 220 (Country Callers)
F: (08) 8342 0899

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Centrelink, Youth Legal Outreach: Adelaide, Tea Tree Gully, Salisbury and Port Adelaide
Victoria Legal Aid
T: 1300 792 387
T: Country callers: 1800 677 402

Melbourne, Victoria 3001
F: (03) 9269 0250

Young Workers Legal Service (YWLS)
(SA Unions)
T: 8279 2233

46 Greenhill Road
Wayville, SA 5034

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YWLS offer face to face appointments with trained volunteers, who can discuss your issue with you, The advice that the YWLS provides is free of charge. However, young workers are responsible for legal costs incurred, including lodgment fees, obtaining evidence and attending Tribunal hearings. The volunteer advisers at the YWLS take appointments every Tuesday.

Youth Court of SA
T: 8204 0331

75 Wright Street
Adelaide, SA 5000
F: 8204 0333

Duty Solicitors Office (LSC)
T: 8463 3533