NEWS: HOLIDAY OPERATING HOURS - DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICE – OPEN, except for public holidays; LEGAL SERVICE – CLOSED 17.12.21 – 17.1.22; TENANCY SERVICE – CLOSED 17.12.21 – 12.1.22 Legal - (02) 4628 2042 Domestic Violence - (02) 4640 7333 - Tenancy - (02) 4628 1678 - Children's Court Assistance Service - 0474 705 008

Our Services

Who Are We?

Macarthur Legal Centre is a not-for-profit organization that provides free legal advice, referrals and assistance to people living in the Macarthur region of NSW.  We firmly believe that professional legal services should be available to ALL members of our community, regardless of social, cultural or economic background.

Mission Statement

We assist disadvantaged people in the Macarthur area to overcome barriers in attaining access to justice through the provision of a variety of traditional and non-traditional legal and related services.


The goal of MLC is to promote social justice and provide free and accessible legal services to people in the Macarthur Region of NSW who experience social and economic disadvantage.

What Do We Do?

We offer a range of free services, both legal and non-legal, including:

Free legal advice, referrals and assistance

South West Sydney Tenant Advice and Advocacy Service (‘SWSTAAS’)

Macarthur Women’s Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service (‘MWDVCAS’)

Children’s Court Assistance Scheme (‘CCAS’)

Aboriginal Legal Assistance Program (‘ALAP’)

Community Legal Education

Law reform and community support



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Latest News


16 Dec 2021

Holiday Hours

We wish everyone in the community a happy and peaceful holiday season. Our operating hours are: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICE – OPEN, except for public holidays LEGAL SERVICE – CLOSED 17.12.21 – 17.1.22 TENANCY SERVICE – CLOSED 17.12.21 – 12.1.22 MacarthurREAD MORE


30 Jan 2019

2019-2020 Annual Report

Our 2019-2020 MLC Annual Report highlights our achievements in FY 2019-2020 and outlines our plans for the year ahead.


20 Jul 2017

Help Support Our Community

Do you own or work for a business in the Macarthur, Wollondilly, Narellan, Camden or Goulburn regions of NSW? Do you want to help make a difference in people’s lives? Are you interested in supporting your community? Do you believeREAD MORE

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