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Aboriginal Family Legal Service Southern Queensland

In line with the announced new measures of restrictions to protect the Australian community from the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) we will not be meeting face to face with the public until further notice. If you have an appointment or need support, we encourage you to contact our office via phone 1800 185 950 or mobile 0427 697 448 or email

Aboriginal Family Legal Service Southern Queensland, also known as AFLSSQ, is an Indigenous Corporation that provides legal and other support services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families in Southern Queensland. 

Services are offered in the shire and regional local government areas of Balonne (Shire), Bulloo (Shire), Cherbourg (Shire), Goondiwindi (Region), Maranoa (Region), Murweh (Shire), Paroo (Shire), Quilpie (Shire), South Burnett (Region), Southern Downs (Region), Toowoomba (Region) and Western Downs (Region). 5 hour radius of Roma.                                            

Street address:

93 Arthur St

Mailing address:

PO Box 481


1800 185 950
(07) 4622 3677
Hours & appointment times:

Face-to-face appointments:

  • Monday to Friday 8:30/9:00am to 5:00pm.
  • Walk-ins accepted, pre-booked appointments are preferred.

Phone advice: 

  • Helpline (as above)
Key services:
  • Information and referral
  • Legal advice
  • Casework and representation
  • Court representation
  • Community legal education
  • Counselling
Service delivery methods:
  • Drop in legal advice consultation
  • Phone advice
  • Booked appointments
Specialist services & interest groups:
  • ATSI
  • Child protection
  • Counselling for victims
Areas of law:
  • Child protection
  • Family violence
  • Domestic violence
  • Victims of crime
  • Child contact and residency
  • Child support
  • Child/Spousal maintenance
  • Divorce and seperation
  • DNA testing
  • Paternity
  • Property
  • Drug offences
  • Family law
  • Motor vehicle offences
  • Offences against other persons
  • Offences against property/other
  • Public Nuisance
Regional centres:

AFLSSQ lawyers attend regional circuit courts. Please contact AFLSSQ for information on when they will be in the courts and making an appointment to see a lawyer.

  • Outreach locations may include (but are not limited to): St. George, Thargomindah, Cherbourg, Goondiwindi, Roma, Charleville, Cunnamulla, Quilpie, Kingaroy, Warwick, Toowoomba, Dalby.
More information:

This clinic does not service perpetrators.

Location map: