top of page

Legal aid WA
Family dispute resolution
Family Court Services
Children’s court services
Domestic Violence unit
Child Support
Civil Litigation Assistance Scheme
Immigration Service
Youth law
Corruption and Crime Fund

Aboriginal Family Law Services

9355 1502

Case for refugees
Migration Legal Advice
Protection Visas
Family reunion Visas
General Legal Advice
Community Legal Education

Citizens Advice Bureau
Family Law
Dividing Fences
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Consumer complaints
Personal Injury
Workplace and Industrial

Community Legal Centres Association
The association of state community legal centre organisations in Australia

Consumer Credit Legal Service WA
Advice line

Domestic Violence Services

Crisis Care Unit
24hr crisis support (violence, child protection, suicide, etc)
Phone: 08 9325 1111 or 1800 199 008
TTY: 08 9325 1232


Women’s Council for Domestic and Family violence services
Phone: 08 9420 7264
This is the peak representative organisation for the 35 women’s refuges in Western Australia. Provides basic information on what refuges offer, the consequences of domestic violence.Telephone support, referral to safe accommodation 9-5 Mon-Fri

Marnja Jarndu Women’s refuge/shelter Broome
Phone: 08 9193 6146
Outreach service phone 08 9193 6698
Domestic Violence Advocacy Service Central (DVAS Central)
Domestic violence Advocacy support Located in the city a one stop shop service with support workers, police, legal aid, women and children counseling services available.
Ph: 08 9226 2370


The Patricia Giles Centre

Accommodation and counseling for women and children affected by domestic violence. 
Ph: 089300 1022
Free counseling services for women who have experienced or are experiencing domestic violence.


The Domestic Violence Legal Unit
Phone: 08 9261 6254 or 08 9261 6320
The Legal Aid Domestic Violence Legal Unit assists women who are experiencing domestic violence. Legal Aid’s Domestic Violence Unit advises and assists women with Restraining Order matters.8.30am- 5.00pm Monday – Friday.


Joondalup Family and Domestic Violence Court

A specialized Domestic Court support service for Violence Restraining Orders and Domestic Violence criminal matters. Support workers available
Phone: 08 9400 0707


Gosnells Community Legal Centre
Child Support & Family Law Legal Service
Community Legal Education
Financial Counselling Service
Domestic Violence Legal Service
Volunteer Legal Service
FDR Legal Service
FDR & Community Mediation Service
Tenancy Service
Welfare Rights & Community Advocates Service


Law Society of WA
The voice of legal profession in WA


Mental Health Law Centre WA
Legal advice and representation in Mental Health Act 1996 (WA) matters
Legal advice and representation in criminal law especially under the Criminal Law (Mentally Impaired Accused) Act 1996 (WA), guardianship and administration, criminal injuries compensation, freedom of information, employment and discrimination, and family law.
Legal information and referral service
Legal education and training in mental health legal issues

Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre
Family Law
Civil Law
Criminal Law
Tenancy Law
Elder Law
Community Education
Community Advocacy


Street Law Centre WA
Free legal clinic
Freecall advice line
Guardianship and Administrations applications
Police complaints
Criminal Injuries Compensation
Freedom of Information applications
Violence Restraining Orders


Sussex Street Community Law Services Inc
Family Law
Civil Law
Minor Criminal – Belmont Outreach only
Welfare Rights
Disability Discrimination
Tenant Advocacy
Individual Disability Advocacy
Financial Counselling
Night Legal Service
Emergency Relief
Outreach Services


Welfare rights and Advocacy Service
Social Security/Centrelink benefits or entitlements
or complain about a Social Security/Centrelink decision
Homeswest or private tenant,
Consumer issues
Government agency or utility


Women’s law Centre
Legal advice, referral and support
Law reform
Community legal education
Outreach work and other projects
Phone: 08 9272 8800
Fax: 08 9221 5410
email: Women’


Youth legal Service
Conducting community legal education
Undertaking policy and law reform


Youth Affairs Council of Western Australia
Peek body for Youth of Western Australia

bottom of page