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New chapter for Community Legal Centres Queensland, with new leadership for 2019

December 10, 2018
Community Legal Centres Queensland has announced the departure of director James Farrell, after six years in the role Read more

We need changes to Queensland's tenancy laws to Make Renting Fair!

November 30, 2018
More and more Queenslanders are renting their home – around one and a half million people, or 34.2% of all households, rent. Read more

We welcome 'lemon laws' for vehicle buyers, and suggest stronger protections

November 28, 2018
The Queensland Government has introduced laws to strengthen consumer protections for people sol Read more

National peaks call for banks to fund financial counselling and legal services

November 28, 2018
The Banking Royal Commission has revealed systemic misconduct in the finance sector. Read more

We strongly support Queensland's human rights bill, and suggest some improvements

November 26, 2018
Community legal centres provide free legal help to about 50,000 vulnerable Queenslanders each year, and they have a unique insight into the experiences of Queenslanders who interact with government Read more

People at risk of financial hardship require stronger protections for credit and financial services

November 9, 2018
Community Legal Centres Queensland has called for stronger consumer protections for credit and financial services targeted at Australians at risk of financial hardship. Read more

Community legal centres welcome new law to protect and promote Queenslanders’ human rights

October 31, 2018
The Human Rights Act introduced to Queensland’s Parliament today goes further than any of its interstate predecessors, and is a win for all Queenslanders.  Read more
Parliament House Queensland

Community legal centres call on politicians for support

October 30, 2018
Future funding for community legal centres, stronger laws to protect and promote Queenslanders’ human rights and rental reforms will be on the agenda today when community lawyers meet with close to Read more
Impact Report 2017-2018

Community legal centres’ impact more than “the vibe”

October 29, 2018
A Queensland-wide research project has revealed the significant positive effect community legal centres have on their communities. Read more

LGBTI groups, leaders and allies call on Government to protect trans and gender diverse students and teachers

October 25, 2018
Community Legal Centres Queensland has joined more than 60 organisations (coordinated by the Human Rights Law Centre) calling on the Morrison Gov Read more