Aboriginal Legal Service (NSW/ACT) Limited

Service Description

The ALS provides legal information, advice and representation in criminal law, family law, and children's care and protection for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across NSW and the ACT. They also advocate for the rights of their people and contribute to law reform for a more just, equitable future.

Alternate Names: ALS

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm


Referral System

Self referral

Service Fees


Disability Access

Yes. Facilities vary between the ALS' 20+ offices.

Organisational Information

Area Served

Sydney Metro

Parent Organisation

Aboriginal Legal Service NSW/ACT Ltd

Postal Address

Post Office Box 646

Surry Hills



Other Information

Facilities Available

Also have offices in Parramatta, Wollongong, Moruya, Nowra

Volunteering Opportunities


Other Contacts

Call 1800 765 767 for police and court matters or 1800 733 233 for child protection and family matters.

Last Updated: 20 September 2023