Northern Territory

Northern Territory

The legal services listed in this section are a sample of collaborations between legal and non-legal services, where community lawyers meet vulnerable clients in a community organisation or space to provide advice and assistance. Contact your local community legal centre or Legal Aid Commission for more information about current services.

Darwin Community Legal Service

Freecall: 1800 812 953
Phone: 08 8982 1111
Fax: 08 8982 1112
Email: info[at]
Outreach at Palmerston Library, Casuarina Library and Darwin City.

Specialist services for homelessness, tenancy, aged and disability advocacy/rights, welfare rights, disability discrimination, and credit and debt.

Top End Women’s Legal Service Inc

Freecall: 1800 234 441
Phone: 08 8982 3000
Fax: 08 8941 9935
Email: admin[at]

Outreach services in various locations for women

Central Australian Aboriginal Legal Aid Service Incorporated (CAALAS)

Offices: Alice Springs and Tennant Creek

North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA)

Offices: Darwin, Katherine and Nhulunbuy

For more information about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Services, consider the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Services website at:

Central Australian Aboriginal Family Legal Unit Aboriginal Corporation (CAAFLU)

Offices: Alice Springs and Tennant Creek

Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Women’s Council Domestic and Family Violence Service

Office: Alice Springs

For more information about Family Violence Prevention Legal Services, consider the National Family Violence Prevention Legal Services website at:

Get in touch with the Northern Territory Legal Aid Commission

For more information about Legal Aid Commissions, see National Legal Aid’s website at: