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Tenants Queensland backs proposed rental reforms

November 18, 2019
The recently announced proposed package of tenancy reforms will go a long way to allowing Queensland renters to make a place their home, according to Tenants Queensland (TQ). Read more

Put safety first in family law abandon flawed family court merger

November 11, 2019
The safety of children and adult survivors of family violence should not be put at risk by the abolition of a stand-alone specialist family court. Read more

QAI and the  Disability Royal Commission

November 4, 2019
Queensland Advocacy Incorporated will be providing Advocacy Support for anyone making a submission to the Disability Royal Commission. Read more

Heading to Cairns

October 23, 2019
The team from Community Legal Centres Queensland are in Cairns running the Leadership Forum. Our office will be closed from 23 October to 25 October 2019.   Read more

Human Rights champions convene in Cairns

October 21, 2019
Community lawyers will meet in Cairns later this week to discuss how the Human Rights Act can assist vulnerable and disadvantaged Queenslanders access justice. Read more

Five-year funding terms for community legal centres

October 8, 2019
From July 2020, community legal centres in Queensland will be entering into five-year funding terms instead of three years or less. Read more

Grants awarded to Queensland community legal centres

October 8, 2019
Grants totalling more than $260,000 have been awarded to Queensland community legal centres giving them a much-needed boost to help support those in need of legal assistance and representation. Read more
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Caxton Legal Centre’s Work with Children in Watch Houses

September 11, 2019
Caxton Legal Centre previously welcomed the State Government’s action to remove all children from police watch houses just prior to its release of its Youth Justice Strategy Action Plan 2019-21.   Read more

Staff changes at Caxton Legal Centre

September 11, 2019
Caxton Legal Centre has recently welcomed some new faces to its leadership team. Cybele Koning is now Caxton’s Chief Executive Officer. Read more
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2019 Queensland Law Society Council election

September 9, 2019
Nominations open 9 September - Help shape the QLS Council in 2020-21. Read more