Women's Legal Services NSW
Women's Legal Services NSW is a community legal centre that provides free legal services to women across NSW. We specialise in family law, domestic violence and apprehended violence orders, sexual assault and discrimination.
Administration 02 8745 6900
PO Box 206
Lidcombe NSW 1825
Women's Legal Contact Line 02 8745 6988 or 1800 801 501
Mondays, Thursdays 9:30am-12:30pm, Tuesdays 1:30pm-4:30pm
Provides free confidential legal advice and referrals for women in NSW with a focus on domestic violence, sexual assault, family law and discrimination
Domestic Violence Legal Advice Line 02 8745 6999 or 1800 810 784
Mondays, Thursdays 1:30pm-4:30pm, Tuesdays, Fridays 9:30am-12:30pm
Provides free confidential legal advice and referrals with a focus on domestic violence and Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders for women in NSW
Indigenous Women's Legal Contact Line 02 8745 6977 or 1800 639 784
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays 10am-12:30pm
Legal advice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in NSW on domestic violence, sexual assault, parenting issues, family law, discrimination and victim's compensation
Culturally appropriate services
Non-english speaking women call 131 450 for the Translating and Interpreting service (TIS) and ask TIS to call the WLS admin number 02 8745 6900
Family Relationships Centres - Advice and lawyer assisted dispute resolution at Penrith and Blacktown
Legal Education and Advocacy for women in prison (LEAP) - WLS NSW provides legal advice to women in Mulawa and Emu Plains prisons.
Community Legal Education
WLS NSW provides training and resource materials on request to services throughout NSW, including training for police, work with the Education Centre Against Violence, and conduct workshops at conference and CLC events.
Phone:02 8745 6900;1800 801 501 (free call from landlines)
Fax:02 9749 4433
PO Box 206
LIDCOMBE New South Wales 1825