“Law” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Legal Aid Queensland Legal Aid Queensland ●●● Legal Aid Queensland specialises in criminal, family and civil law services. We provide legal assistance through information, advice and representatio…
The College Of Law Limited The College Of Law Limited ●●● The objects for which The College of Law Limited (Company) is formed are to provide higher education and to conduct research. The Company will achieve…
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Legal Service (Qld) Ltd Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Legal Service (Qld) Ltd ●●● ATSILS provided the following services last financial year: Legal Assistance (advice, minor assistance, duty lawyer and casework) Indigenous test case…
Aboriginal Legal Service (NSW/Act) Limited Aboriginal Legal Service (NSW/Act) Limited NSW ●●● Throughout the 2019-20 financial year the ALS continued to deliver critical, culturally safe legal services in criminal law, childrens care and protec…
Legal Services Commission of SA Legal Services Commission of SA SA ●●● The Legal Services of SA provide legal assistance to those in need. It seeks to give all South Australians equal access to justice through the legal s…
Law Institute of Victoria Limited Law Institute of Victoria Limited ●●● At its core, the LIVs purpose is to foster the rule of law and to promote improvement and development in the law as it affects the pubic of Victoria. …
International Women's Development Agency International Women's Development Agency ●●● We provide funding and upskilling to approved Partners who deliver programs relating to Leadership, Safety, Security and Economic Empowerment of women…
Leo Cussen Institute Leo Cussen Institute ●●● Provision of post graduate legal training for law graduates for the purposes of admission and professional development training for the legal professi…
Law Council of Australia Limited Law Council of Australia Limited ACT ●●● The Law Council represents the Australian legal profession on national and international issues, on federal law and the operation of federal courts an…
Kalyuku Ninti - Puntuku Ngurra Limited Kalyuku Ninti - Puntuku Ngurra Limited WA ●●● Through our programs' activities, we continue to provide Martu with opportunities in its remote communities and Newman for economic participation…
Justice Connect Justice Connect VIC ●●● In the face of rising unmet legal need, Justice Connect designs and delivers high-impact interventions that increase access to legal support and progr…
Environmental Defenders Office Ltd Environmental Defenders Office Ltd NSW ●●● We are a community legal centre specialising in public interest environmental law. We helped people who want to protect the environment through law th…
Australian Dental Council Limited Australian Dental Council Limited ●●● The ADC works to protect the health and safety of the public by ensuring dental practitioners meet the high standards required of the dental professio…
Central Australian Aboriginal Legal Aid Service Ltd Central Australian Aboriginal Legal Aid Service Ltd
Advocacy Law Alliance Incorporated Advocacy Law Alliance Incorporated NSW ●●● We provide advocacy and legal support to people with disabilities, we can help with ensuring people with disabilities and other disadvantaged people a…
Consumer Action Law Centre Consumer Action Law Centre ●●● We provided legal assistance and information services to members of the public and community workers via our telephone and online advice services, cas…
The Womens Legal Service Inc The Womens Legal Service Inc ●●● Women's Legal Service provided free legal and social work services to Queensland women. The association assists women in the areas of family law…
Peninsula Community Legal Centre Inc Peninsula Community Legal Centre Inc ●●● Peninsula Community Legal Centre provided free high quality and holistic community legal services, ensuring equity, fairness and justice for all and …
Western Community Legal Centre Limited Western Community Legal Centre Limited ●●● We operate in the western suburbs of Melbourne and greater Victoria to provide services and advice for vulnerable people experiencing legal problems, …
Women's Legal Service Victoria Women's Legal Service Victoria VIC ●●● Core function: Women's Legal Service Victoria assists women experiencing disadvantage who are facing legal issues arising from relationship break…
Redfern Legal Centre Ltd Redfern Legal Centre Ltd ●●● Redfern Legal Centre assisted 2,332 people with 5,588 occasions of advice, assistance and representation. Our student volunteers provided 3,815 instan…
Caulfield Hebrew Congregation Inc Caulfield Hebrew Congregation Inc VIC ●●● Caulfield Hebrew Congregation (CHC) provides modern orthodox spiritual support to its members and congregants. CHC aims to reach out to the whole Jewi…
Marrickville Legal Centre Marrickville Legal Centre ●●● From the inner west and serving numerous LGAs across New South Wales, Marrickville Legal Centre (MLC) works hard to achieve better and fairer outcomes…
Victoria Law Foundation Victoria Law Foundation ●●● We contribute to the development of a justice system that meets the legal and related needs of the Victorian Community by improving knowledge and info…
LawRight Inc. LawRight Inc. ●●● LawRight is a community legal centre with PBI and DGR status and provides free legal services to Queensland's most vulnerable and disadvantaged -…
Canberra Community Law Ltd Canberra Community Law Ltd ACT ●●● We provide specialist legal services targeted to disadvantaged and vulnerable people directed to the alleviation of poverty, for example, assisting pe…
Central Australian Womens Legal Services Inc Central Australian Womens Legal Services Inc NT ●●● CAWLS is a Community Legal Centre providing free civil legal advice for women in Central Australia and the Barkly with a particular focus on women exp…
Environmental Justice Australia Environmental Justice Australia ●●● Combining our technical expertise with a practical understanding of the legal system, we worked to tackle climate change, protect nature and defend th…
The Australia Foundation In Support Of Human Rights Watch Limited The Australia Foundation In Support Of Human Rights Watch Limited NSW ●●● * In financial year 2020, Human Rights Watch Australia (HRWA) met with Australian government officials to raise concerns about human rights violations…
North Queensland Women's Legal Service Inc North Queensland Women's Legal Service Inc QLD ●●● NQWLS provided around 13,000 free legal services needed by women who were experiencing family or domestic violence and / or family breakdown and relat…
Illawarra Legal Centre Inc Illawarra Legal Centre Inc NSW ●●● The Illawarra Legal Centre is an independent, not-for-profit, community based legal centre. We provide free legal services to the public by telephone…
Law And Justice Foundation Of New South Wales Law And Justice Foundation Of New South Wales ●●● The Foundation is an independent statutory body established to contribute to the development of a fair and equitable justice system in NSW. Further de…
Women's Legal Centre Act & Region Inc Women's Legal Centre Act & Region Inc ●●● The Women's Legal Centre is a community legal center committed to improving women's lives through specialist legal representation, support …
Law Society Northern Territory Law Society Northern Territory NT ●●● The Society's role is to license, educate and regulate legal practitioners in the Northern Territory. It also engages in advocacy and civic acti…
Fitzroy Legal Service Inc Fitzroy Legal Service Inc
Refugee Advice And Casework Service (Australia) Inc Refugee Advice And Casework Service (Australia) Inc ●●● Provision of free legal services to refugees and asylum seekers…
Tenants Union Of NSW Co Op Ltd Tenants Union Of NSW Co Op Ltd NSW ●●● We advocated for the reform of policies and laws affecting renters in NSW; We undertook strategic litigation to advance the interests of renters; Info…
Refugee And Immigration Legal Service Inc Refugee And Immigration Legal Service Inc QLD ●●● The Refugee and Immigration Legal Service (RAILS) is the only legal agency in Queensland specialising in refugee and migration law. RAILS is an indepe…
New Way Lawyers New Way Lawyers ●●● New Way Lawyers ministers to the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of people who are facing difficult legal situations by (1) providing affordab…
Western NSW Community Legal Centre Inc Western NSW Community Legal Centre Inc ●●● We provided generalist legal advice, referral and case work services to people of Western NSW who were experiencing disadvantage. We also provided a s…
Women's Legal Service (SA) Limited Women's Legal Service (SA) Limited SA ●●● WLSSA provides legal supports (e.g. legal advice, representation & community legal educaiton) and non-legal supports (support, counselling and financi…
Townsville Community Law Inc Townsville Community Law Inc QLD ●●● We provided free, accessible and holistic legal services to residents of Townsville and surrounding communities. We provided targeted assistance in pr…
Law Aid Scheme Law Aid Scheme ●●● Funding of disbursements in civil litigation on a no win no fee basis…
Arts Law Centre Of Australia Arts Law Centre Of Australia NSW ●●● The Arts Law Centre of Australia (Arts Law) is Australias only national community legal centre for the arts. We provide free or low cost specialised l…
Relationships Australia Inc Relationships Australia Inc ●●● Relationships Australia professional staff provided a range of counselling, family law, case management and other services to families, individuals an…
Australian Corporate Lawyers Association Australian Corporate Lawyers Association ●●● We advocated on matters of interest to the in-house profession to shape our nation's corporate legal environment and promote the understanding of…
Southern Communities Advocacy Legal & Education Service Inc. Southern Communities Advocacy Legal & Education Service Inc. WA ●●● SCALES has dual purposes, to work in partnership with others to provide access to justice through holistic legal services including individual assista…
Crime Stoppers Victoria Limited Crime Stoppers Victoria Limited ●●● Crime Stoppers runs community crime prevention campaigns throughout Victoria. We work with communities to develop understanding, build trust, break do…
Shoalcoast Community Legal Centre Incorporated Shoalcoast Community Legal Centre Incorporated NSW ●●● Shoalcoast Community Legal Centre is a not for profit organisations committed to improving access to legal advice and assistance, information, legal e…
TENANCY WA INCORPORATED TENANCY WA INCORPORATED WA ●●● Tenancy WA was established to provide community legal services in support of the fundamental human right to safe, secure and affordable housing. As a …

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Comparative ASEAN Animal Law Library Inc Comparative ASEAN Animal Law Library Inc VIC ●○○ We conducted research into animal law materials in 8 of 10 ASEAN jurisdictions, and regional and international materials. We collected over 100 unique…
Uniforms 4 Kids Limited Uniforms 4 Kids Limited ●○○ *We repurpose law enforcement and emergency services personnel and Australia Zoo uniforms (which would have been otherwise disposed of), into beautifu…
ASHTON'S PLACE LIMITED ASHTON'S PLACE LIMITED ●○○ Our community here on the Gold Coast needs support and access to funds to ensure families can provide the best resources and early intervention servic…
The Trustee for Law Rocks Foundation The Trustee for Law Rocks Foundation NSW
Australian Association of Collaborative Professionals Limited Australian Association of Collaborative Professionals Limited ●○○ Promotion of the use and development of Collaborative Practice as an alternate dispute resolution process to resolve legal disputes respectfully, cons…
Peter O'Callaghan QC Gallery Ltd Peter O'Callaghan QC Gallery Ltd VIC ●○○ We advance education and culture by operating a public art gallery…
John Mac Foundation Limited John Mac Foundation Limited ●○○ We operate a Scholarship Fund, which enables people from refugee and humanitarian backgrounds to access higher education through our scholarships. In …
Men's Legal Service Limited Men's Legal Service Limited QLD ●●○ Men's Legal Service has provided legal advice and advocacy services to many men this year in the areas of Family Law and Domestic Violence Law. T…
Association of Ministerial PJPs Limited Association of Ministerial PJPs Limited NSW ●○○ In fostering the ministry of canonical governance, the Association of Ministerial PJPs, supports its members, as an umbrella organisation, to flourish…
Queensland Taiwan Charity Fund - Public Ancillary Fund Trust Queensland Taiwan Charity Fund - Public Ancillary Fund Trust ●○○ We are continuing to advance social and public welfare by assisting the elderly community in Brisbane through its not-for-profit day respite service "…
Western Community Legal Centre Limited Western Community Legal Centre Limited ●●● We operate in the western suburbs of Melbourne and greater Victoria to provide services and advice for vulnerable people experiencing legal problems, …
The Victorian Lawyer Education Trust The Victorian Lawyer Education Trust ●○○
Y. Hazan and J. Hollander Foundation Y. Hazan and J. Hollander Foundation ●○○ Donations to charitable organisations that are endorsed as deductible gift recipients item 1 charities.…
Grata Fund Limited Grata Fund Limited ●●○ In 2020, Grata achieved its purpose of providing relief to suffering individuals by relieving financial barriers to access to justice and by creating …
Disability Law Queensland Limited Disability Law Queensland Limited QLD ●○○ We have: 1. provided legal advice, representation and referrals to people with disability and their families 2. delivered workshops throughout Queensl…
Safe Harbour Foundation Ltd Safe Harbour Foundation Ltd VIC ●○○ The activities supported the numerical growth of a Christian community and resources and counselling to Christian people. This involved the establishm…
Perth Veterinary Bill Assistance Inc Perth Veterinary Bill Assistance Inc ●○○ We provide financial support to people in financial crisis who have pets needing urgent or emergency veterinary treatment.…
Theatre Network NSW Inc Theatre Network NSW Inc ●○○ TNNs 2020 Annual Program aimed to build stronger connectivity between metropolitan and regional artists; increase visibility and employment of NSW the…
United in Compassion Limited United in Compassion Limited ●○○ We promote acceptance and knowledge of medicinal cannabis and support the provision of education to the medical fraternity and public. We also activel…
Law Access Ltd Law Access Ltd ●●○ Our vision is equal access to justice and our purpose is to relieve disadvantage through pro bono legal assistance. In our first five years of operati…
Australian Paralegal Foundation Australian Paralegal Foundation ●○○ The Charity continued it's focus on fostering a better community understanding of the law helping provide valuable information to it's membe…
Rule of Law Education Centre Incorporated Rule of Law Education Centre Incorporated NSW ●●○ Rule of Law Education creates education resources for school students and the community for them to know and understand the Magna Carta and underlying…
The Animal Law Institute Ltd. The Animal Law Institute Ltd. VIC ●○○ The Animal Law Institutes mission is to protect animals through the Australian legal system. We aim to empower animal advocates and challenge the way …
Law and Advocacy Centre for Women Limited Law and Advocacy Centre for Women Limited VIC ●●○ We provided legal advice and representation to disadvantaged and vulnerable women facing criminal charges, and to women requiring assistance in relati…
The Australian Shia Muslim Assembly The Australian Shia Muslim Assembly ●○○ Religious activities…
Animal Defenders Office Inc. Animal Defenders Office Inc. ●○○ We provided free legal services to a wide range of individuals and organisations with legal issues involving animals. We represented animal advocates …
OROMO RESOURCE CENTRE INC OROMO RESOURCE CENTRE INC VIC ●○○ -We provided a weekly culturally appropriate social activities for seniors who otherwise felt isolated due to limited English language. -We organised …
TENANCY WA INCORPORATED TENANCY WA INCORPORATED WA ●●● Tenancy WA was established to provide community legal services in support of the fundamental human right to safe, secure and affordable housing. As a …
Wellbeing and the Law Foundation Ltd. Wellbeing and the Law Foundation Ltd. VIC ●○○ The Foundation supports the mental health and wellbeing of the legal profession; people who work within the profession and law students. Our vision i…
Australian Law Librarians' Association Ltd Australian Law Librarians' Association Ltd SA ●○○ The Australian Law Librarians Association is a professional body with the following objectives: (1) To advance the profession of law librarianship and…
Economics & Law Research Institute Limited Economics & Law Research Institute Limited QLD ●○○ We operate for the public benefit by carrying out research and other activities to advance Australia's economy and create the environment for bet…
Cultural Diversity Network International Cultural Diversity Network International ●○○ Offered direct food, clothing, financial and/or short term accommodation to those applicants and/or assessed and identified individuals in severe need…
Women Lawyers Association of Queensland Inc Women Lawyers Association of Queensland Inc ●○○ We provided resources, advocacy and events for women in Queensland's legal profession while delivering on Constitutional and strategic objectives…
The Australia Foundation In Support Of Human Rights Watch Limited The Australia Foundation In Support Of Human Rights Watch Limited NSW ●●● * In financial year 2020, Human Rights Watch Australia (HRWA) met with Australian government officials to raise concerns about human rights violations…
Australian Legal Sector Alliance Limited Australian Legal Sector Alliance Limited VIC ●○○ We provides programs to law firm members to help monitor and improive their sustainability…
The Trustee For Victorian Bar Foundation Trust The Trustee For Victorian Bar Foundation Trust ●○○ To support legal education and training of lawyers and to support community projects which promote awareness of the legal system and the role of the l…
Society of Construction Law Australia Ltd Society of Construction Law Australia Ltd ●●○ We arranged online webinars to educate our members on issues affecting the construction industry. We made submissions to Government and attended Minis…
Asbestos Free Tasmania Foundation Incorporated Asbestos Free Tasmania Foundation Incorporated ●○○ Distribution of printed material, promotion via social media, promoting regulatory change to enhance community protection…
The Trustee For R F & R E Cane Charitable Trust The Trustee For R F & R E Cane Charitable Trust ●○○
Muslim Legal Network Inc. Muslim Legal Network Inc. ●○○ Through the ongoing mentoring of undergraduates, facilitation of networking, other events and our free legal referral services.…
The Carly Ryan Foundation Incorporated The Carly Ryan Foundation Incorporated SA ●●○ The Carly Ryan Foundation is a trusted online safety program provider under the Australian Office of the eSafety Commissioner and delivers online safe…
New Way Lawyers New Way Lawyers ●●● New Way Lawyers ministers to the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of people who are facing difficult legal situations by (1) providing affordab…
The College Of Law Limited The College Of Law Limited ●●● The objects for which The College of Law Limited (Company) is formed are to provide higher education and to conduct research. The Company will achieve…
Rule of Law Institute of Australia Incorporated Rule of Law Institute of Australia Incorporated ●○○ Promoting the rule of law through public discussion…
Kalyuku Ninti - Puntuku Ngurra Limited Kalyuku Ninti - Puntuku Ngurra Limited WA ●●● Through our programs' activities, we continue to provide Martu with opportunities in its remote communities and Newman for economic participation…
Law Enforcement Torch Run Victoria inc Law Enforcement Torch Run Victoria inc VIC ●○○ We supported Special Olympics Clubs and atheletes through financial, volunteer and in-kind support enabling them to stay fit, engaged and connected ac…
Crossroads PM Inc Crossroads PM Inc ●●○ We provide a bible study correspondence course to people incarcerated in Australian and Pacific Island prisons. These studies help the inmates to use …
Jewish Arbitration And Mediation Service Pty Ltd Jewish Arbitration And Mediation Service Pty Ltd ●○○ The charity provides mediation and arbitration services, a registry to assist applicants and respondents, provide services of independent mediators an…
Australian Law Librarians' Association (New South Wales Division) Australian Law Librarians' Association (New South Wales Division) ●○○ The Australian Law Librarians Association (NSW Division) is a professional body with the following objectives: (1) To advance the profession of law li…
Moreton Bay Regional Community Legal Service Inc Moreton Bay Regional Community Legal Service Inc ●○○ We provided legal information, advice and assistance to clientele otherwise not able to receive those services. We also provided duty lawyer services…