Consumer Action Law Centre

Consumer Action Law Centre is a large-scale charity established in 2006. Their main activity is registered as legal services primarily serving youth - 15 to under 25 adults - aged 25 to under 65 adults - aged 65 and over aboriginal and torres strait islander people people from a culturally and linguistically diverse background people in rural/regional/remote communities financially disadvantaged people people at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness people with disabilities unemployed persons general community in australia.

We provided legal assistance and information services to members of the public and community workers via our telephone and online advice services, case work and strategic litigation. We provided financial counselling assistance to members of the public via our telephone advice line and our case work services. We conducted effective advocacy and campaigns activities pursuing reform of laws and industry practices to make life easier for all Australians.

Consumer Action Law Centre

Who They Help

  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • Unemployed persons
  • People with disabilities
  • People in rural/regional/remote communities
  • People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
  • People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
  • General community in Australia
  • Financially disadvantaged people
  • Adults - aged 65 and over
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people



Total employee expenses: $4,869,584 (78% of revenue).
Average full-time equivalent salary: $103,608.

Revenue vs Expenses

Consumer Action Law Centre has seen an average annual growth of 6% in revenue versus a 10% p.a. increase in expenses. This imbalance can sometimes mean a challenge for long-term financial management.

Assets vs Liabilities

As of 2021, Consumer Action Law Centre has a debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio of 0.32. This is considered about average within the charity space.

Sources of Revenue

Sources of Expense

Responsible People

Philip Cullum
Possibly also represents: Consumers Federation of Australia Inc..
David Tennant
John Berrill
Ciara Sterling
David Berry
Sarah Leslie
Victoria Marles

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Registration Status
Charity is registered.
DGR Status

Donations can be claimed as a tax deduction.

Office Address
L 6 179 Queen St
Operating States
Entity Type
Australian Public Company

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