Help getting legal advice or assistance

  1. How can I find a legal firm practising in a particular area of law?
    Click the link above to use our search function to find registered law firms with particular areas of practice.
  2. How can I find a solicitor who speaks my native language?
    Click the link above to use our search function to find registered solicitors who speak particular languages.
  3. I have a legal problem, but I’m not sure what my options are. Can I get free advice from the Legal Advice Bureau?
    Click the link above to learn about the Legal Advice Bureau and how to make an appointment.
  4. I need legal advice, but have been refused Legal Aid. Do I qualify for the ACT Pro Bono Clearing House?
    Click the link above for information about how to apply for the ACT Pro Bono Clearing House.
  5. What other free and low-cost legal services are available in Canberra?
    Click the link above to access the Legal Help Directory, maintained by ACTLAF.
  6. How can I find a missing will?
    Click the link above to submit a Missing Will Notice.
  7. Where can I get a copy of the ACT Tenancy Agreement or the ACT Contract for Sale?
    Click the link above for information on how to buy these standard documents from the Law Society.
  8. What duties and obligations does my solicitor owe me?
    Click the link above for information on the lawyer/client relationship.
  9. How can I make a complaint about my solicitor?
    Click the link above for information about the complaints process.