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Useful contacts

Legal Aid NSW offices

The current list of Legal Aid offices can be found online here.

If you are hearing or speech impaired you can contact us on TTY 9219 5126 or through the National Relay Service (NRS) on 133 677.

The Translating and Interpreting Service provides free interpreters if you do not speak English. TIS can help you talk to us in your language. Call TIS on 131 450.

Useful contacts

Legal help

Note: unless otherwise stated phone numbers have the NSW prefix 02.

  • LawAccess NSW
    1300 888 529
    TTY 1300 889 529
    A telephone service which provides free information, referral and in some cases legal advice.      
  • Legal Aid NSW Family Dispute Resolution Service
    9219 5118 or 9219 5119      
  • Legal Aid NSW Child Support Service
    1800 451 784 or 9633 9916      
  • Law Society of NSW Community Referral Service
    9926 0300 or call LawAccess NSW on 1300 888 529      
  • Community Legal Centres NSW
    9212 7333 to find a legal centre near you, or see the website.      
  • Wirringa Baiya Aboriginal Women’s Legal Centre
    9569 3847 or 1800 686 587      
  • Women’s Legal Services NSW
    8745 6900 or 1800 801 501

    TTY for deaf and hearing impaired women 1800 674 333      
  • Indigenous Women’s Legal Service
    contact line 1800 639 784      
Help with domestic violence
  • 1800 RESPECT call 1800 737 732
  • FACS NSW Domestic Violence Hotline
    1800 656 463 - 24 hours 7 days      
Courts

The Family Law Courts share their registry and telephone information services.

Mediation services
  • Legal Aid NSW Family Dispute Resolution Service
    9219 5118 or 9219 5119      
  • Family Relationship Centres and Family Relationship advice line            
    1800 050 321      
Other Contacts
  • Centrelink Family Assistance Office
    136 150
  • Department of Human Services (DHS) Child Support
    131 272  
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  • LawAccess NSW free legal helpline 1300 888 529

August 2016