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Legal Centres

Community Legal Centres NSW Inc. (CLCNSW) is the peak body for CLCs in NSW. CLCNSW has 40 member organisations including generalist and specialist CLCs...[More]

What CLCs do

Community Legal Centres (CLCs) are independent community organisations providing equitable and accessible legal services. NSW CLCs work for the public interest, particularly for disadvantaged and marginalised people and communities...[More]

Community Legal Centres NSW Awards - nominations now open

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Our Programs

Aboriginal Legal Access Program

CLCNSW receives funding from the Public Purpose Fund to run the CLCNSW Aboriginal Legal Access Program (ALAP) (currently funded until 30 June 2014)...[More]

SECTOR Development Program

The Public Purpose Fund has funded the CLCNSW Sector Development Program up to June 2014...[More]

Advocacy and Human Rights Program

CLCs advocate for reform to unjust laws, policies, and practices. CLCs also advocate for a fairer legal system for disadvantaged people in NSW...[More]

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Justice targets required to reduce appalling imprisonment rates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people - March 2018

The Aboriginal Legal Service (NSW/ACT), The Law Society of NSW, Community LegalCentres NSW and Kingsford Legal Centre have united to call upon the Australian andNSW Governments to recognise and address the shameful incarceration rates ofAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

NSW debt recovery laws improved by amendments - March 2018

New leadership for Community Legal Centres NSW - February 2018

Illawarra Legal Centre 30-year volunteers win 2017 CLCNSW Justice Award - October 2017

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Looking to Volunteer?

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CLC Employment

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