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Legal Aid NSW response to coronavirus - update

24 Mar 2020

Legal Aid NSW office doors are to be closed as of 24 March 2020 to protect public safety. Changes have also been made to our face-to-face advice and representation services. We are still providing advice and assistance by phone and email.

As of Tuesday 24 March 2020 and until further notice:

1. Legal Aid NSW office doors will be closed to protect public safety during the coronavirus. We are still taking calls. Please call us on 1300 888 529.

2. Legal Aid NSW will not be providing face-to-face advice or representation to defendants who are not in custody, however we will assist you by phone. We are still providing advice - please call or email your local Legal Aid office.

Before attending a court, please read this important information to find out more about operations at the court, or contact the court directly. You can also contact the Courts Service Centre on 1300 679 272 or email nswcsc@justice.nsw.gov.au for more information about Local and District Court matters.