MLC works with clients who are unable to access affordable family law services, and who suffer disadvantage or family violence, to make workable arrangements after separation.

We can advise on

  • Separation (including separation under one roof)
  • Getting a divorce
  • Making parenting arrangements after separation
  • Dividing property after separation
  • Consent orders
  • Going to family dispute resolution (mediation)
  • Applying to Legal Aid

The Family Law Service is also available to clients of any Family Relationship Centre (FRC) by direct referral by the FRC.

Our community partners

  • Relationships Australia NSW 
  • CatholicCare 
  • Interrelate, Sydney South 
  • Uniting Counselling & Mediation 


The Family Law Service is funded by the Community Legal Centres Program administered by Legal Aid NSW.

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Get advice

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