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South West Community Legal Centre

South West Community Legal Centre is a not for profit organisation providing quality, free or low cost legal services to disadvantaged and vulnerable people across the South West region of Western Australia.

Contact Details


  • Monday: 9am – 4pm
  • Tuesday: 9am – 4pm
  • Wednesday: 9am – 4pm
  • Thursday: 9am – 3pm
  • Friday: 9am – 2pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

About South West Community Legal Centre

Work areas:


No cost


  • Low income and disadvantaged community members
  • People located in the Southwest Region, including:
    • Bunbury and nearby towns, Bridgetown, Busselton, Margaret River, Collie, Harvey, and Manjimup, Narrogin (only by phone)
  • Telephone or in person self-referral available for appointments.
  • Receives government and non-government referrals.


  • Free preliminary legal advice on range of general matters to eligible community members:
    • Family law (incl. parenting arrangements, divorce and property settlement)
    • Child support and maintenance
    • Restraining orders
    • Criminal injuries compensation
    • Tenancy matters (tenants only)
    • Neighbourhood issues
  • Ongoing legal support and casework provided at discretion of lawyer
  • Legal Information and Referrals
  • Community Legal Education sessions in a range of matters including family law, restraining orders, advanced planning and criminal injuries compensation
  • Duty Lawyer service in Family Court and Magistrates Court
  • Domestic violence wraparound service

We offer our services from our main office in Bunbury and through our outreach locations at Busselton, Bridgetown, Collie, Harvey, Margaret River and Manjimup.