Our legal services

Free legal information, advice or casework

 
 
 

We provide legal information, advice or casework focusing on:
 

  • Debts (Consumer debts)

  • Fines (Infringements)

  • Social Security (Centrelink and other social security matters)

  • Tenancy

  • Consumer rights

  • Criminal law (summary)

  • Motor vehicle accidents

  • Employment (Limited)

  • Family violence

  • Family Law

  • Migration: Offshore Refugee/ Humanitarian applications

  • Victims of Crime (VOCAT)

  • Wills

  • Power of Attorneys.

If we cannot help you directly at our centre we will help you find the best place which can.

To find other community legal centres see here.

 

Our Catchment

We provide services to people who live, work or study in Flemington or Kensington.

Our Migration program and Police Accountability programs accept clients and referrals from around Victoria on a case by case basis.

Our Safe from Harm program focuses on the Flemington Housing Estate. We also make and accept referrals from surrounding Community Legal Centres (CLCs) on a case by case basis. 

 

NIGHT SERVICE

A free, after-hours legal advice Night Service is Monday evening, between 6.00pm and 7.00pm
on a fortnightly basis.

At 22 Bellair Street, Kensington

By appointment only.   

Call 9376 4355 or visit the centre during office hours to make an appointment. You can also contact us here.

NOTE: Re-opens Monday 4 February 2019


Wills CLINIC

Thursdays 10am-12.30pm By appointment

NOTE: Reopens 7 February 2019

 

Family Law Clinic

Wednesday 9.30am - 12.30pm  By appointment

NOTE: Re-opens 16 January 2019

Safe From Harm Outreach locations

Flemington Community Centre

25 Mt Alexander Rd Flemington

Every fourth Wednesday of the month     

1:30pm -5:00pm

Drop in – no appointment necessary

Hopetoun Early Years Centre

220 Racecourse Rd Flemington

Every first Wednesday of the month

2:00pm -4:30pm

Drop in – no appointment necessary

 

 

 

 

Exterior-8.jpg

Our Funders The Centre’s core funding is provided by Victoria Legal Aid and the Commonwealth Community Legal Services Program as part of the National Partnership Agreement for Legal Assistance Services (2015-2020).