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Christmas opening times are as follows. All Legal Services Commission offices will provide services on 24th December 2013 until 5.00pm (but may close at 4.00pm according to demand on the day.) All offices will be closed on the public holidays 25th & 26th of December 2013 and 1st January 2014....more
The Commission has recently launched its latest YouTube video - We Can Help - which provides a snapshot of the work and breadth of the Commission's services....more
The Legal Services Commission's submission is one of the many responses by agencies in the justice sector to the Productivity Commission Inquiry into Access to Justice Arrangements. The Commonwealth Government has asked the Commission to undertake a 15-month inquiry into Australia's system of civil dispute resolution, with a focus on constraining costs and promoting access to justice and equality before the law. ...more
Following the changes in South Australia to Strata Title and Community Title law the Legal Services Commission is currently responsible for providing the public with advice regarding these amendments. A new advertising campaign across South Australia was recently launched promoting the Strata and Community Advice Service now provided by the Commission. For information and advice on these changes please call the Strata Title and Community Advice Service on 1300 366 424....more
Our Law for Community Workers Course coordinated by the Legal Services Commission is filling quickly. If you would like to learn more about this excellent foundation legal course for community workers please contact the Commission on 8111 5555 and ask for our Legal Education Officer, Liz Ahern....more
The Legal Services Commission has moved to new premises at 159 Gawler Place (corner of Gawler Place and Flinders St), a move which will provide a host of benefits for both clients and staff. The new premises will provide the Commission with space that can be used much more efficiently than the previous building in Wakefield Street where it had been based since 1984. ...more