Welcome to the Hunter Community Legal Centre Website

Please note:

The Advice line will be closed from Thursday 13th December 2018 and reopen on Monday 7th January 2019 at 10.00am.

The Centre will be closing at 12.00 noon on Wednesday 19th December 2018 and reopen on Monday 7th January 2019 at 9.00am

Free Legal Advice

The Hunter Community Legal Centre provides free legal advice to people who live, work or study in the Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Port Stephens, Great Lakes and Hunter Valley regions.

For legal advice and information phone (02) 4040 9120 (or Toll free: 1800 650 073) at the following times:

Monday 10.00am – 12.00pm

Wednesday 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Friday 10.00am – 12.00pm

The Hunter Community Legal Centre provides Free Legal Advice by Phone and face to face advice at various outreach locations in the Hunter region, as well as Family Law advice through our Family Law programs.

The Hunter Community Legal Centre also provides community legal education, and engages in law reform activities relevant to the needs of its clients.

If you are interested in a legal placement or in volunteering please follow the link to these pages.