“Law” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Legal Aid Queensland Legal Aid Queensland QLD ●●● 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 NSW ●●● 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…
Legal Services Commission Of Sa Legal Services Commission Of Sa SA ●●● The Legal Services Commission (the Commission) is an independent statutory authority. It is established by the Legal Services Commission Act 1977 (the…
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Legal Service (Qld) Ltd Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Legal Service (Qld) Ltd QLD ●●● ATSILS provided the following services of the last financial year Legal Assistance (advice, minor assistance, duty lawyer and casework), Indigenous t…
Aboriginal Legal Service (NSW/Act) Limited Aboriginal Legal Service (NSW/Act) Limited ●●● The Aboriginal Legal Service (NSW/ACT) Limited (ALS) is an Aboriginal non government organisation providing culturally appropriate information and ref…
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 VIC ●●● IWDA works with partners, achieving positive change in women's lives including in political and young women's leadership, in supporting wome…
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…
Australian Dental Council Limited Australian Dental Council Limited VIC ●●● We assessed qualifications of overseas trained dental practitioners for migration to Australia; conducted examinations to assess the skills and knowle…
Leo Cussen Institute Leo Cussen Institute VIC ●●● Provision of post graduate legal training for law graduates for the purposes of admission and professional development training for the legal professi…
Kalyuku Ninti - Puntuku Ngurra Limited Kalyuku Ninti - Puntuku Ngurra Limited WA ●●● (a) Providing relief from poverty, sickness, suffering, disadvantage and distress among Martu people; and particularly to overcome and alleviate the c…
Justice Connect Justice Connect VIC ●●● We provide free legal help to people and community groups who need it. We leverage the support of corporate law firms and barristers acting pro bono, …
Central Australian Aboriginal Legal Aid Service Ltd Central Australian Aboriginal Legal Aid Service Ltd
Consumer Action Law Centre Consumer Action Law Centre VIC ●●● Consumer Action protects the community from exploitative and unfair business models and practices. Our mission is to ensure that everyone in the commu…
Advocacy Law Alliance Incorporated Advocacy Law Alliance Incorporated NSW ●●● Activities have been carried out in relation to our constitutional objectives, To relieve disadvantage, , distress and suffering experienced by people…
The Womens Legal Service Inc The Womens Legal Service Inc QLD ●●● Our mission is to advocate to achieve justice for women. This is achieved by empowering women through the provision of free legal and support service…
Peninsula Community Legal Centre Inc Peninsula Community Legal Centre Inc VIC ●●● Peninsula Community Legal Centre is an independent, not-for-profit organisation that has been providing free legal services since 1977. We pride ourse…
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…
Western Community Legal Centre Limited Western Community Legal Centre Limited VIC ●●● We operate in the western suburbs of Melbourne and greater Victoria to provide services and advice for vulnerable people experiencing legal problems, …
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…
Redfern Legal Centre Ltd Redfern Legal Centre Ltd NSW ●●● With the help of our huge band of volunteers, who contributed 15,000 hours of volunteer time, Redfern Legal Centre has continued to assist disadvantag…
Victoria Law Foundation Victoria Law Foundation VIC ●●● We produced the report "Law...What is it good for? How people see the law, lawyers and courts in Australia" to identify how the legal and related need…
The Australia Foundation In Support Of Human Rights Watch Limited The Australia Foundation In Support Of Human Rights Watch Limited NSW ●●● Human Rights Watch Australia (HRWA) defends the rights of people worldwide. HRWA is an independent organization that works as part of a vibrant movem…
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 -…
Marrickville Legal Centre Marrickville Legal Centre NSW ●●● Marrickville Legal Centre provided free legal advice, referral and advocacy through our general, youth and strata legal services, tenancy advocacy and…
Law Society Northern Territory Law Society Northern Territory NT ●●● We provide professional development seminars to assist legal professionals to achieve the mandatory 10 points of CPD per annum. We investigate complai…
Illawarra Legal Centre Inc Illawarra Legal Centre Inc NSW ●●● The Illawarra Legal Centre assists people to realise their legal rights. We promote social justice for all, with a particular focus on reaching those …
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…
Law And Justice Foundation Of New South Wales Law And Justice Foundation Of New South Wales NSW ●●● The Foundation's activities are detailed in the 2019 annual report -accessible at www.lawfoundation.net.au/publications…
Fitzroy Legal Service Inc Fitzroy Legal Service Inc
Tenants Union Of NSW Co Op Ltd Tenants Union Of NSW Co Op Ltd NSW ●●● We advocate for the reform of policies and laws affecting renters in NSW; Undertake strategic litigation to advance the interests of renters; Inform a…
Canberra Community Law Ltd Canberra Community Law Ltd ACT ●●● We provided specialist legal and social work services targeted to disadvantaged and vulnerable people directed to the alleviation of poverty, for exam…
Central Australian Womens Legal Services Inc Central Australian Womens Legal Services Inc NT ●●● We provided free and confidential legal assistance for women in Central Australia and the Barkly regions. We provided free training to professionals a…
Refugee Advice And Casework Service (Australia) Inc Refugee Advice And Casework Service (Australia) Inc NSW ●●● Provision of Accessible Legal Services - We provide life-changing legal assistance to refugees and asylum seekers. Refugee and Community Empowerment W…
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…
Environmental Justice Australia Environmental Justice Australia VIC ●●● Combining our technical expertise with a practical understanding of the legal system, we worked to tackle climate change, protect nature and defend th…
Refugee And Immigration Legal Service Inc Refugee And Immigration Legal Service Inc QLD ●●● We provided self-funded legal assistance to highly vulnerable people who arrived by boat in Australia to seek protection from an array of dreadful exp…
North Queensland Women's Legal Service Inc North Queensland Women's Legal Service Inc QLD ●●● Women living in North and Far North Queensland were provided with 12,000 free legal services. Community legal education programs were delivered by web…
Australian Corporate Lawyers Association Australian Corporate Lawyers Association VIC ●●● 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…
The Law Foundation Of South Australia Incorporated The Law Foundation Of South Australia Incorporated SA ●●● Provided grants to persons, other bodies and/or other agencies in the absence of government or community funding as prescribed by the objects of the L…
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…
The Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Foundation Limited The Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Foundation Limited VIC ●●● The Menzies Foundation aims to raise the profile and importance of 'outstanding' leadership .…
Women's Legal Service (SA) Limited Women's Legal Service (SA) Limited SA ●●● Provides women and their families in vulnerable situations with statewide access to justice in a holistic, empowering, culturally competent, and confi…
Crime Stoppers Victoria Limited Crime Stoppers Victoria Limited VIC ●●● * Crime Stoppers Victorias Values: Community, Trust, Integrity, Safety, Confidentiality. Our vision is to make Victoria safer and more secure and to r…
Western NSW Community Legal Centre Inc Western NSW Community Legal Centre Inc NSW ●●● We provide legal advice, referral and case work services for people of Western NSW who are experiencing disadvantage. We also undertake Community Leg…
Law Aid Scheme Law Aid Scheme VIC ●●● Funding of disbursements in civil litigation on a no win no fee basis…
New Way Lawyers New Way Lawyers QLD ●●● New Way Lawyers ministers to the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of people who are facing difficult legal situations by (1) providing affordab…
Townsville Community Law Inc Townsville Community Law Inc QLD ●●● Townsville Community Legal Service provides free, accessible and holistic legal services to residents of Townsville and surrounding communities. We pr…
Relationships Australia Inc Relationships Australia Inc ACT ●●● Relationships Australia professional staff provided a range of counselling, family law, case management and other services to families, individuals an…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Comparative ASEAN Animal Law Library Inc Comparative ASEAN Animal Law Library Inc VIC
Uniforms 4 Kids Limited Uniforms 4 Kids Limited QLD ●○○ *We repurpose law enforcement and emergency services personnel and Australia Zoo uniforms (which would have been otherwise disposed of), into beautif…
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
Peter O'Callaghan QC Gallery Ltd Peter O'Callaghan QC Gallery Ltd VIC ●○○ Advancing education and culture by operating a public art gallery…
Australian Association of Collaborative Professionals Limited Australian Association of Collaborative Professionals Limited NSW ●○○ The launch and subsequent development of the AACP Website has worked towards our goal of making it the hub of all things collaborative, including det…
Association of Ministerial PJPs Limited Association of Ministerial PJPs Limited NSW ●○○ Adopted of the AMPJP Strategic Plan 2018-2021 Held AMPJPs annual canonical stewards forum in Melbourne August 2018, 39 people attended. Discussion …
John Mac Foundation Limited John Mac Foundation Limited NSW ●○○ Our activities in Australia: In Australia, the John Mac Foundation operates a Scholarship Fund, which enables people from refugee, humanitarian and ot…
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…
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…
Western Community Legal Centre Limited Western Community Legal Centre Limited VIC ●●● 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 ●○○
Queensland Taiwan Charity Fund - Public Ancillary Fund Trust Queensland Taiwan Charity Fund - Public Ancillary Fund Trust QLD ●○○ We are continuing to advance social and public welfare by assisting the elderly community in Brisbane through its not-for-profit day respite service "…
Y. Hazan and J. Hollander Foundation Y. Hazan and J. Hollander Foundation NSW ●○○ Donations to charitable organisations that are endorsed as deductible gift recipients item 1 charities.…
Grata Fund Limited Grata Fund Limited NSW ●●○ In 2019, 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…
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.…
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…
Theatre Network NSW Inc Theatre Network NSW Inc NSW ●○○ In 2018 Theatre Network NSW consolidated its programs and activities to offer 2 workshops (HR & Defamation Law, Young People and the Arts) and one lar…
Law Access Ltd Law Access Ltd ●●○ We assisted some of the most vulnerable people in WA, who would otherwise be unable to obtain legal assistance. In our first four years of operation w…
Australian Paralegal Foundation Australian Paralegal Foundation VIC ●○○ The Charity continued it's focus on fostering a better community understanding of the law helping provide valuable information to it's membe…
The Animal Law Institute Ltd. The Animal Law Institute Ltd. VIC ●○○ ALI is a national non-profit community legal centre whose mission is to protect animals and empower their advocates. We carry out our mission by: a) g…
Australia's Magna Carta Institute Incorporated Australia's Magna Carta Institute Incorporated NSW ●○○ We teach Australians, focusing on school children about the Magna Carta and the underlying rule of rule principles…
Law and Advocacy Centre for Women Limited Law and Advocacy Centre for Women Limited VIC ●●○ LACW provided advice and representation to vulnerable women who are in or at risk of entering the criminal justice system in Victoria in the following…
Wellbeing and the Law Foundation Ltd. Wellbeing and the Law Foundation Ltd. VIC ●○○ - delivered well-being and mental health education and training series for the legal profession to: 1. assist participants to understand and minimise …
Animal Defenders Office Inc. Animal Defenders Office Inc. ACT ●○○ We provided free legal services to a wide range of individuals and organisations wishing to take action to protect animals. We represented animal advo…
The Australian Shia Muslim Assembly The Australian Shia Muslim Assembly VIC ●○○ Getting the community to gather and by teaching young individuals law abidance and assisting families facing family issues (solving and mediating betw…
OROMO RESOURCE CENTRE INC OROMO RESOURCE CENTRE INC VIC ●○○ We provide support services to newly arrived migrants and elders with limited or no English language within our community. This enables the newly a…
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 …
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 NSW ●○○ 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 QLD ●○○ 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 ●●● Human Rights Watch Australia (HRWA) defends the rights of people worldwide. HRWA is an independent organization that works as part of a vibrant movem…
Australian Legal Sector Alliance Limited Australian Legal Sector Alliance Limited VIC ●○○ Building capacity of Australian Law Firms to operate more sustainably…
The Carly Ryan Foundation Incorporated The Carly Ryan Foundation Incorporated SA ●●○ -Introduction of Carlys law into the commonwealth criminal code -Reporting disclosures to Police -supporting victims of crime -connecting the Australi…
The Trustee For Victorian Bar Foundation Trust The Trustee For Victorian Bar Foundation Trust VIC ●○○ 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…
The Trustee For R F & R E Cane Charitable Trust The Trustee For R F & R E Cane Charitable Trust TAS ●○○
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.…
Asbestos Free Tasmania Foundation Incorporated Asbestos Free Tasmania Foundation Incorporated TAS ●○○ supply of publications design and supply of training courses legal research and policy development advice and support to the community…
Society of Construction Law Australia Ltd Society of Construction Law Australia Ltd NSW ●●○ We arranged seminars to educate our membership on issues affecting the construction industry. We made submissions to government and attended Ministeri…
Law Enforcement Torch Run Victoria inc Law Enforcement Torch Run Victoria inc VIC ●○○ We provide opportunities for inclusion in sporting activities for people with intellectual disability. We raise funds to support the activities and pr…
New Way Lawyers New Way Lawyers QLD ●●● 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 NSW ●●● 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…
The Dungeon Youth Centre Inc The Dungeon Youth Centre Inc ●●○ The Dungeon Youth Centre is a drop in based service who has over 6000 contacts with young people each year, the Dungeon is open 5 days a week but open…
Rule of Law Institute of Australia Incorporated Rule of Law Institute of Australia Incorporated NSW ●○○ Creation of Magna Carta website to advance education regarding Magna Carta and promoting rule of law as outlined in Magna Carta…
Kalyuku Ninti - Puntuku Ngurra Limited Kalyuku Ninti - Puntuku Ngurra Limited WA ●●● (a) Providing relief from poverty, sickness, suffering, disadvantage and distress among Martu people; and particularly to overcome and alleviate the c…
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…
Crossroads PM Inc Crossroads PM Inc NSW ●●○ Crossroads Prison Ministries is all about the good news of Jesus. We believe that it is only Jesus who breaks the chains of the prisoner and brings tr…
Advocacy Law Alliance Incorporated Advocacy Law Alliance Incorporated NSW ●●● Activities have been carried out in relation to our constitutional objectives, To relieve disadvantage, , distress and suffering experienced by people…