Marrickville Legal Centre offers specialised assistance to support the legal and related needs of people who are at risk or who have experienced family and domestic violence, with a focus on assisting those who have difficulty accessing the justice system or other services. 

We can advise on

  • Family law issues including navigating the family court system; 
  • Applying to NSW Victims Services for Victims Compensation; 
  • Criminal law and traffic matters; 
  • Consumer law issues, 
  • Problems with credit, debt, financial abuse and gambling; 
  • Discrimination issues; 
  • Employment law; 
  • General civil law issues, including motor vehicle accidents.

We can facilitate referrals to services that provide

  • Domestic Violence caseworkers and support workers; 
  • Support at court; 
  • Help with tenancy and strata issues; 
  • Help with applying for Private Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders; 
  • Help with care and protection matters involving the Department of Communities and Justice. 

E-learning opportunity for women

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Savvy Finance is a free, self-paced e-learning program that helps women to recognise signs of financial abuse and identify avenues for assistance. Complete our pre-evaluationto help Marrickville Legal Centre measure the social impact of Savvy Finance.

Get advice

Advice is generally given over the phone through an advice call-back service. To arrange a phone call, submit an online enquiry below or give us a call.