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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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New leadership for Community Legal Centres NSW - February 2018

The Board of Community Legal Centres NSW (CLCNSW) is excited to announce the new Executive Director for the organisation. Tim Leach will start as Executive Director of CLCNSW on Monday 12 February 2018, coming to the sector with a wide range of skills and experience.

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

Time for change on incarceration rates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples - July 2017

Changes coming for financial services consumers - June 2017

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Looking to Volunteer?

If you are interested in volunteering for a community legal centre, click on this link

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CLC Employment

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