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Telco consumers need stronger protections, we tell industry review

August 7, 2018
Community Legal Centres Queensland strongly opposes the Federal Government's proposal to replace the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO Read more

We ask Senate Committee to #fixfundraising

August 6, 2018
Like many non-government organisations, fundraising is a significant source of regulatory burden for our organisation and our members.  Read more

NSW government supports community justice

August 1, 2018
The community law sector in NSW welcomed today the NSW government’s commitment to access to justice in NSW, through the announcement of new funding and practices based on the recommendations of the Read more

Do you want to provide feedback on the (merged) AAT?

July 31, 2018
On 1 July 2015, the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) was amalgamated with the Social Security Appeals Tribunal and the Migration Review Tribunal and Refugee Review Tribunal. Read more

National Redress Scheme – what you need to know

July 24, 2018
There’s been much anticipation around the launch of the National Redress Scheme, which began on 1 Read more

We support Queensland law to establish national redress scheme

July 9, 2018
Community Legal Centres Queensland supports the establishment of a national, independent redress scheme for survivors of institutional child sexual Read more

Our preliminary submission to the NPA review

June 27, 2018
For over forty years, Queensland’s community legal centres have provided efficient, effective and impactful legal help to everyday Queenslanders, focusing on the needs of the most marginalized and Read more

UN/NGOs relationship must evolve to take full advantage of civil society expertise

June 25, 2018
Over twenty years behind time, the UN's Committee on NGOs finally met to listen to civil society. Read more
Legal Aid

New District Court Judge for Maroochydore

June 21, 2018
Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath has announced the new judge to be based at Maroochydore District Court. Glen Cash QC will take up his appointment on July 2. Read more
Legal Aid

Lift the lid on elder abuse

June 15, 2018
Queensland Law Society president Ken Taylor said today (FRI 15 JUN) that it was time to lift the lid on elder abuse in Australia and raise awareness, education and reporting. Read more