Aboriginal Legal Service (NSW/ACT)

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Is child protection talking to you?
Phone 1800 733 233 or 02 8836 3444


Separating from your partner? Worried about children?
Phone 1800 733 233 or 02 8836 3444 


In trouble with Police?
Phone 1800 765 767 or 02 8303 6600


Want to work off your fines?
Phone 1300 478 879 


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ALS is an Aboriginal community organisation giving information and referral, and legal advice and court representation to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men, women and children across NSW and ACT. 

We work in Criminal law, Children's Care and Protection law and Family law, and we provide information and referral for Civil law. We also assist with Work and Development Orders and Custody Notification.

We have 23 offices and 187 Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal staff across NSW and ACT determined to get justice for Aboriginal people and the community.






Our new CEO has begun

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The Board of Aboriginal Legal Service (NSW/ACT) is delighted to announce the appointment of Gary Oliver as the new CEO, effective Monday 28 September 2015. read more

ALS has a new Board of Directors

Over the past two months, Aboriginal Legal Service NSW/ACT has been engaged in elections for its Company Members and Board of Directors. read more

Welcoming a new Chief Legal Officer

ALS has gained a new Chief Legal Officer located in Head Office in Redfern. Nadine Miles joined our team on Monday 13 July. read more

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