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Street Law Centre

Street Law aims to provide free, accessible legal services and access to justice to meet the legal needs of the homeless or those at risk of homelessness.

Contact Details



  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 10am – 2pm
  • Wednesday: 10am – 2pm
  • Thursday: 10am – 2pm
  • Friday: 10am – 2pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

About Street Law Centre

Work areas:


No cost associated with this service


People who are currently homeless or at risk of homelessness


Legal clinics can assist with:

  • Fines and infringements
  • Debts
  • Criminal law (minor charges)
  • Restraining orders
  • Traffic offences and driver license issues
  • Identity Documents (interstate and oversees)
  • Criminal injuries compensation
  • Issues with Department of Communities Housing or other housing providers
  • Discrimination
  • Police complaints
  • Early Release of Superannuation
  • What to do when someone dies

Cannot assist with:

  • Bankruptcy/insolvency
  • Family Law (including property settlement/child custody)

Community Legal Education – available both for community sector workers and for members of our client group – those at risk of or experiencing homelessness

Legal Clinics:

If a client is unable to attend a Legal Clinic, they can access our services by calling the free call advice line.

Legal Clinic Locations

  • Ruah Centre Free Legal Clinic
    • 247 James Street, Northbridge
    • Every second Tuesday from 10.00am to 12.00 noon
  • St Pats (St Patrick’s Community Support Centre)
    • 12 Queen Victoria Street, Fremantle
    • Every second Tuesday from 9.00am to 11.00am
  • Passages Resource Centre
    • 143 Edward Street, Highgate
    • For 12 to 24 year olds only
    • Every Wednesday from 10.00am to 12.00 noon
  • Tranby Free Legal Clinic
    • Unit 6/5 Aberdeen Street, East Perth
    • Every Friday from 8.30am to 10.30am
  • Karnany Free Legal Clinic
    • 23 Spring Park Road, Midland
    • Every Tuesday from 9:00am to 12:00 noon weekly
  • Street Doctor
    • Swan District Football Oval, Old Perth Road, Bassendean
    • Every Friday 11:00am to 12:30pm weekly

Details of other free Legal Clinics and what to expect at the Clinic are available here.