Youth Legal Service aims to promote access to justice for children and young people through advice, education, support, representation and advocacy. We focus on understanding and advocating for the legal needs of children and young people, and playing an active role in the development of an awareness of the legal rights and responsibilities for children and young people.
Contact

T: 08 9202 1688      Regional: 1800 199 006

W: www.youthlegalserviceinc.com.au 

Suite 3, 12 St George's Terrace, Perth  WA  6000

Cost

There are no costs associated with this service.

Eligibility

People under 25 years of age living in Western Australia

Services

Legal information advice and assistance will be provided in line with the Government of Western Australia's COVID Safety Plan. 

  • Information, advice, advocacy and representation for criminal matters, criminal injuries compensation applications and other civil matters (subject to capacity)
  • Law and policy reform activities
  • Community legal education
  • Legal representation is provided in the Perth Metropolitan Courts only, including Perth, Armadale, Fremantle, Midland, Joondalup, Rockingham and Mandurah
  • Please note priority is given to those appearing in the Children's Courts

Outreach programs to regional and remote Western Australia may be available, subject to need and funding. 

Hours

10.00 am - 4.00 pm, Monday to Friday

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